The Latest: Denmark steps up border controls with Germany to stem flow of migrants

The latest developments as tens of thousands of people flee to Europe in search of asylum. All times local.

12:15 p.m.

Denmark has stepped up border controls at its southern boundary with Germany to stem the flow of migrants.

The move, announced Monday by Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen, comes just hours after Sweden introduced ID checks for all passengers traveling by train from Denmark to Sweden.