This Sunday the Prime Minister of Hungary Viktor Orban has ordered the Ministers of interior and defense to start the construction of a protective wall on the border with Romania to prevent penetration into the country of illegal migrants.
This is reported by February 28, foreign media reports referring to news Agency AP.
In his interview, Orban said that he considers this step is absolutely necessary, and I am confident that the wall will protect Hungarian citizens «from all sides on the way from Macao to Ukraine».
We will remind that last year the Hungarians have erected a security fence on the borders with Serbia and Croatia, thereby preventing the influx of migrants, following the so-called «Balkan route».
Orban argues that the bureaucracy of European officials and excessive hospitality Germany against migrants – the main reasons swept Europe’s migration crisis. He also sharply criticized the EU plan on the distribution of 100,000 refugees within the 28 EU countries according to quotas. Orban suspects that the flow of migrants will become, thanks to this ill-conceived initiative of the Brussels-continuous.
According to Orban, it is necessary to protect the external borders of the European countries most attractive to refugees from the Middle East, Central Asia and North Africa. He emphasizes that if not taken effective measures to protect the border, Schengen zone will cease to exist.
We will remind that else in September of last year, Orban ordered the Hungarian police use non-lethal weapon to disperse crowds of illegal migrants in the border areas. Then the actions of Hungary has been criticized by Germany.