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A large number of migrants were refusing Thursday to get off a train in Hungary and be taken to a refugee camp, according to AFP reporters on the scene. The migrants had thought the train would take them near the Austrian border, but it stopped at Bicske near one of Hungary's four main camps. Many angrily protested, shouting "Germany! Germany!" and holding placards saying "Help" and "SOS".
By Marton Dunai BICSKE, Hungary (Reuters) - Hungarian police halted a train packed with migrants bound for the Austrian border and tried to force them to disembark in a town with a detention camp on Thursday, a confrontation that has become a focus of Europe's migration crisis. After shutting migrants out of the main train station in the capital Budapest for two days, authorities allowed exhausted and confused migrants to board a westbound train. Fearing detention, some migrants banged on windows chanting "No camp! No camp!" One group pushed back dozens of riot police guarding a stairwell to fight their way back on board.