Italian authorities told Newsweek that while there are episodes of suicide among asylum seekers, this appears to be the first to have occurred in such a public place.
The president made comments about refugees after the European Parliament voted to stop talks on Turkey's EU accession.
Around 3,000 migrants have been stranded in Serbia on the way to the EU since July.
The U.N. said Denmark's plan could fuel fear and xenophobia.
The cold winter months have not stopped refugees and migrants from attempting the journey.
Images show families sleeping outside and struggling to keep warm.
More than 3,500 people have died or gone missing at sea this year.
The boat carrying the 18-month-old capsized in the Aegean Sea.
The UNICEF goodwill ambassador met with Syrians en route to Northern Europe.
More than 12,000 refugees and migrants have crossed through Slovenia in the past 24 hours.
There's an important distinction between the two groups, the U.N. says.
A viral Icelandic Facebook group has inspired Americans to help Syrian refugees.
The experience for many refugees in Hungary was unwelcome and hostile.
Photos of Aylan Kurdi on a Turkish beach have captured the world's attention.
Refugees will come from camps near Syria, not from Europe.
Germany is expecting 800,000 asylum seekers by the end of the year.
The 65-mile Critical Mass to Calais ride sees a big show of solidarity.
There are already thought to be 3,000 immigrants living in makeshift camps at Calais