Over 300 of the refugees reportedly died by suicide.
Moving video recreates treacherous experience of a boy journeying from Syria to Europe.
Macedonia, Serbia, Croatia and Serbia turned away people who came from countries that weren't tormented by war.
More people arrived in October than in any month before.
Away from war and onto the pitch.
Refugees and migrants pay smugglers huge sums of money.
Hundreds of thousands of migrants are seeking refuge in Europe, but millions more will be displaced as the climate warms.
A third of a million people have crossed the Mediterranean seeking refuge in Europe this year.
The dead included eight women and four children, including an infant girl.
Every night, some 1,000 refugees arrive at the Greek island of Lesbos, many cramped on rubber dingys carrying 35 to 45 people