Schengen States

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Schengen Area - Regulation of External Borders - Local Border Traffic At External Borders
... Schengen states which share an external land border with a non-EU member state are authorised by virtue of the EU Regulation 1931/2006 to conclude or maintain bilateral agreements with ... traffic permits to residents of the non-Schengen side of the border area ... external border within the border area, are not stamped on entry or exit of the Schengen Area and must display the holder's name and photograph, as ...
Schengen Area - Regulation of Internal Borders
... Before the implementation of the Schengen Agreement, most borders in Europe were patrolled and a vast network of border posts existed around the continent, to check the identity and entitlement of people ... Since the implementation of the Schengen rules, border posts have been closed (and often entirely removed) between participating countries ... The Schengen Borders Code requires participating states to remove all obstacles to free traffic flow at internal borders ...

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