Danish Travellers at the Swedish Border in Malmo
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Commuters from Denmark hit by Swedish border checks

Denmark has tightened its border controls with Germany, hours after Sweden imposed similar measures to deter migrants entering from Denmark.

Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen said the decision was "not a happy moment" but Denmark "must respond" to Sweden's restrictions.

Danish police will carry out border spot checks for the next 10 days.

Gunilla Fritze, a reporter for Sedish television, sent this report.

  • 04 Jan 2016
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