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Countries can either build a wall around themselves and stop suspect populations coming in, or they can allow suspect populations in and build many walls internally as many countries in Western Europe are now doing.

Sputnik News:

Construction of a concrete wall in front of the historic buildings in Vienna, housing the Austrian Interior and Foreign Ministries as well as the office of the country’s President Alexander Van der Bellen is underway, media reported, citing the ministry’s representative.

The height of concrete barrier will amount to 80 centimeters (approximately 31.5 inches), whereas its width will total one meter (3.2 feet), the Kronen Zeitung newspaper said Saturday.


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Vienna - capital of Austria - is in the middle of the map below.

59.5° N
6.1° W
38.9° E
37° N


Vienna, Austria

Austria (AT) is estimated to have a population of 8.8 million with a growth rate during 2010-2015 of 0.4% pa.
At the same rate of change, in five years' time its population will increase by 0.2 million.