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Fewer Refugees Are Entering Europe. That’s Not a Good Thing.

An estimated 302,149 migrants and refugees have entered Europe by sea so far this year, according to the International Organization for Migration, a significant drop off from last year when there had already been over half a million by this time. But that doesn’t mean that the crisis has abated. Fatalities among Mediterranean refugees currently stand at 3,501, up from 600 at this time last year, with 2016 on pace to be the deadliest year yet.
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