Austria will erect a 3.7-kilometre (2.3-mile) metal fence along its border with Slovenia to better manage the influx of migrants, with barbed wire stored nearby ready to install if needed, Vienna said Friday.
"We are talking here about an ordered inflow and not a barrier," Chancellor Werner Faymann's chief of staff Josef Ostermayer told reporters, two days after Slovenia began similar measures on its frontier with Croatia.
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