European Commission Head Says EU Must Take More RefugeesPlay
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker today warned that Greece, Italy and Hungary can no longer cope with the migrant crisis alone. And he called on EU countries to agree to share 120,000 refugees.
Speaking before the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, he also unveiled a list of new proposals to help Europe confront its biggest refugee crisis since World War II.
The BBC's Simon Smith is on Hungary's border with Macedonia and joins Here & Now's Meghna Chakrabarti with details on what he's seeing and hearing.
Note: This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.
- Simon Smith, correspondent with the BBC.
This segment aired on September 9, 2015.