Video: The Globe in Croatia: What it's like to travel through cornfields with a group of refugees

September 19, 2015 12:12 PM

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More are expected as people continue to make their way north via Turkey and Greece after fleeing conflict and poverty in the Middle East and Africa. On Saturday, the Greek coast guard said they failed to save a 5-year-old girl found in the sea off the island of Lesbos after the boat she travelled on sank, also leaving 14 others missing.

Asylum-seekers who headed westward into Croatia after being beaten back by tear gas and water cannons on the Hungarian-Serbian border just days earlier found themselves being returned to Serbia or to Hungary, after Croatia declared it could not handle the influx.

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