Norway has started construction of a wall 200 meters long and three and a half meters altitude on the border with Russia.
reported that the wall will be built at the border checkpoint Sturskuh. This wall designed to protect the northern border of the Schengen zone from the influx of refugees, reports " Polish Radio " ..
Considering the closing of migration corridor that runs through the Balkans, refugees are increasingly willing used route through Russia and its borders with the EU. Last year, Arctic border crossing in Sturskuhu passed the 5500 refugees who came mainly from Syria.
reported that a wall will be built on the site of a previous obstacle, which was made of wood, and which serve to control the number of deer herds during their migration.
Vice Minister of Justice of Norway Ove Vanebo said that the decision to build the wall is fully justified. This initiative, instead, the opposition criticized the Norwegian and organizations involved in the protection of human rights.