A police officer walks through a gate at the Tompa border station transit zone in April 2017. Hungary has two “transit zones” with shipping containers that are used to automatically detain migrants while their asylum claims are investigated. This month, Hungary began denying food to asylum-seekers whose claims were rejected and appealed, human rights groups say.

A police officer walks through a gate at the Tompa border station transit zone in April 2017. Hungary has two “transit zones” with shipping containers that are used to automatically detain migrants while their asylum claims are investigated. This month, Hungary began denying food to asylum-seekers whose claims were rejected and appealed, human rights groups say.