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Migrants' journeys to Germany: In pictures

Thousands of migrants have been travelling through the Balkans over the weekend, with Germany the preferred destination for many.

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Image caption Trains have been laid on, shuttling people north
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Image caption But often, people had to cross over borders on foot, like here in Hungary
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Image caption There were similar scenes at the Greek-Macedonian border
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Image caption Some were taken aback at the welcome they received in Austria
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Image caption The German public has also been greeting migrants at train stations
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Image caption In Dortmund, Germany, clothes and shoes have been collected for the newcomers
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Image caption Austria has warned the measures allowing uninhibited travel are soon to be revoked
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Image caption In Hungary, reception centres have been set up for new arrivals
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Image caption And a new camp for processing asylum claims has been set up near the Hungarian village of Roszke
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Image caption This group huddled around a campfire for the night after arriving in Hungary

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