Solidarity from Traiskirchen to Lampedusa: “We don’t want Europe to be a fortress towards people”

Andrea Babler, mayor of Traiskirchen, town in the district of Baden in Lower Austria in Austria, one of the participant to Snapshots from the borders project, adresses a video message to his colleague Salvatore Martello in Lampedusa, the municipality which is leader of the project, in the day of the fifth anniversary f the death of 368 migrants, on October 3rd 2013. “We do not want Europe to be a fortress – said the mayor – towards the people. We want a Europe that is united and peaceful”.

Here is the video (if needed, turn on the English subtitles).