Most desperate time for migrants may be yet to come

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Migrants and asylum-seekers, mostly Syrian Kurds, sit in the yard outside a schoolhouse-turned-reception centre, on the outskirts of the Bulgarian capital Sofia. Photo: Jodi Hilton/IRIN

The most desperate time for migrants and refugees who have arrived in Europe may be yet to come.

With the first winter weather arriving in Central and South Eastern Europe, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) is urgently distributing coats, blankets and other basic winter items to the hundreds of thousands of people who've arrived in Europe this year.

Veronica Reeves has more.

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