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Migrants leave Budapest railway station on buses bound for Austria
September 4, 2015 / 10:52 PM / 2 years ago

Migrants leave Budapest railway station on buses bound for Austria

BUDAPEST, Sept 5 (Reuters) - Hundreds of migrants left central Budapest early on Saturday in a long queue of buses laid on by Hungarian authorities overwhelmed by defiant crowds who had struck out on foot to Western Europe, a Reuters witness said.

Many smiled, bidding goodbye to Hungarian volunteers who had brought food and water in recent days during which several thousand migrants were camped in front of a central railway station after authorities cancelled all trains heading west to Austria and Germany. (Reporting by Sandor Peto, writing by Matt Robinson, editing by G Crosse)

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