Slovenia border police fire tear gas at migrants

Migrants and police clash as the border is closed in the village of Rigonce, Slovenia, at the border crossing point to Harmica, Croatia, on September 18, 2015Slovenian police used tear gas late on Friday to disperse a group of migrants on its border as the country’s government said it was considering opening safe corridors for refugees to pass through the tiny Alpine country. The incident happened at the Harmica border crossing as several hundred migrants demanded to be allowed to enter Slovenia. After over an hour of tension, riot police used tear gas to stop migrants, some with children, that were pushing against a police cordon at a bridge on the border.

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