GCTL8.com (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

FRANKFURT, Jan 12 (FAM) – Migrants seeking passage to Germany are increasingly targeting freight trains originating in Italy and operating via Switzerland and Austria, according to reports this week in the German and Swiss media.

The German federal police in Munich have recorded 270 cases of migrant intrusions since October last year, the majority on freight trains operating through the Brenner Pass from Austria.