Whether or not there will be direct trains from Idomeni to Austria is
still up for debate. No matter what, the Idomeni border crossing
will certainly be a crucial point for the future of the Balkan corridor. Macedonia has set up a second fence behind the already existing one and Greek authorities are fencing up the area around the railroad tracks in the camp. Meanwhile a proper camp with high capacities is being constructed at Polykastro gas station.

All these enterprises indicate that the authorities seem not to be expecting less activity in the border area in the upcoming weeks…