Censor.NET reports citing BBC Russia
The figure came from UN regional coordinator for refugees, Amin Awad. More than 5,000 refugees - many from Syria or Iraq - arrive daily in Greece. That flow could continue during the winter if the weather remains good and the borders open.
About half a million migrants - mostly from Syria and other conflict zones in the Middle East and Africa - have arrived in Europe this year.
Dominik Bartsch, the U.N.'s deputy humanitarian coordinator in Iraq, said ten million people were expected to need humanitarian support by the end of the year in that country, where 3.2 million were already displaced.
He said the United Nations was planning for the displacement of 500,000 people from the Iraqi city of Mosul if Iraqi forces launch an attempt to recapture it from Islamic State.
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EU leaders have pledged at least 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) for Syrian refugees in the Middle East and closer cooperation to stem migrant flows into Europe at a summit described as less tense than feared after weeks of feuding.
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