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In defence of the fence

A razor-wire fence being built by the Hungarian government, in a bid to prevent migrants crossing the border from Serbia, continues to prove controversial across Europe.

Gyorgy Schopflin, a member of the European Parliament from Hungary's ruling Fidesz party, hits back in defence of the project.

(Photo: Hungarian police inspect the border fence between Serbia and Hungary. Credit: Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

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