More than 3000 refugees have been killed or missing in the Mediterranean this year.

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More than 3000 refugees have been killed or missing in the Mediterranean this year.

2016-08-03 06:38:10 228 ℃

In new network on August 2, according to the Russian satellite network reported, the international organization for migration recently announced, said since the beginning of the year 2016, there have been more than 3000 migrants and refugees attempting to travel to Europe on the way, in the Mediterranean were killed or missing.

Reported that, according to the international migration organization data, there are 3120 people trying to reach the European coast on the way to the victims or missing. At the same time, the first 7 months of this year, the total number of refugees to reach 4027 people, an increase of 26%. The group said the proportion of refugees in the Mediterranean region was also killed in excess of last year, accounting for more than 3/4.

International migration Organization released information shows that since the beginning of 2016, the total number of refugees and immigrants arrived in Europe through the Mediterranean route reached 257186 people. This is more than 37132 people over the same period in 2015.

At present, Europe is experiencing the largest immigration boom since the Second World War. EU border authority data show that in 2015 a total of 1 million 800 thousand immigrants arrived in the European union.