This year, the number of migrant fatalities is more than twice last year. IOM data shows some 5,000 migrants (4,868) lost their lives this year at sea or in remote deserts or mountains. That makes 2014 the deadliest year.
Today join IOM’s call for urgent action to #SaveMigrantsLives and stop smugglers from exploiting their desperation to extort huge sums of money!
Read more at http://mmp.iom.int/migrantsday