Arrests after 71 found dead in truck in Hungary

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The number of migrants entering Hungary has reached a new high. The government there is trying to stem the tide by building a four-meter tall fence along the Serbian border to stop the crossing.

Meanwhile in Hungary’s capital, a vigil for 71 migrants found dead in a truck near the Austria-Hungary border is happening. Migrants are lighting up the night sky with candles and praying for the lives that were lost. News is also surfacing of arrests related to the deaths. CCTV’s Jim Spellman filed this report.

Arrests after 71 found dead in truck in Hungary

We start with the migrant crisis. And news that the number of migrants entering Hungary has reached a new high. The government there trying to stem the tide by building a four-meter tall fence along the Serbian border to stop the crossing. Meanwhile in Hungary's capital, a vigil for 71 migrants found dead in a truck near the Austria-Hungary border. Migrants light the night sky with candles and pray for the lives lost. As news surfaces of arrests. CCTV's Jim Spellman filed this report.