The Channel between the UK and France is the busiest shipping lane in the world. An increasing number of mostly Iranians are attempting to cross the channel in the hope of seeking asylum in the UK. | Photo: Picture Alliance / maxppp
Naples, Italy, a colourful march in support of migrants.Credit: ANSA/CIRO FUSCO
Two migrants try to warm themselves by an open fire as they take refuge in an abandoned warehouse in Adasevac, Serbia, near the border with Croatia. Credit: EPA/KOCA SULEJMANOVIC
The Council of Europe is hoping for a full investigation into allegations of police abuse of migrants in the country. In the picture, a migrant in Bosnia shows wounds allegedly caused by Croatian border police.
Migrants gathering in an abandoned warehouse near the border with Croatia in Adasevac, Serbia Photo: EPA/Koca Sulejmanovic
A migrant walks with police assistance on the highway Belgrade-Zagreb near Pecinci, 50 km from Belgrade. Credit: EPA/ Koca Sulejmanovic
Michael Roth, Germany's deputy minister for European affairs
Migrants from Syria walking along the highway between Serbian Macedonian border directed in Bulgaria.  PHOTO/ARCHIVE/EPA/DJORDJE SAVIC
InfoMigrants looks back at major events of the refugee crisis in Europe.
A group of young men sleep by Hungary's barbed wire border fence, erected along the border with Serbia Photo: picture-alliance/M. Moskwa
A child at the border between Serbia and Hungary
Iranian refugees in Serbia