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Sweden Imposes Border Controls to Stop Migrant Influx

Travelers passing from Denmark into Sweden will have to show photo identification starting Monday. The move by Sweden is an attempt to stop the flow of undocumented migrants into the country known for its generous welfare system.  The new measure means Sweden is closing its open-door migrant policy after receiving 160,000 migrants last year.  Neighboring Denmark only took in 18,000. Travelers have been warned to expect long lines on the Danish side of the Oresund Bridge, a...

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