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The Latest: UN chief 'horrified' by latest refugee deaths, asks states to act with humanity

Here are the latest developments Friday regarding the tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe. "The Syrian war, for example, has just been manifested on a roadside in the heart of Europe," he says. According to new figures by the International Organization for Migration, over 332,000 migrants have crossed the Mediterranean Sea this year to reach Europe.