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Refugees and migrants wait to enter into the Kara Tepe camp on Lesbos island, Greece, on September 18, 2020 | Photo: EPA/Vangelis Papantonis
The camp on Lesbos island, Kara Tepe, is to be replaced by a 'closed and controlled' facility | Photo: EPA/Vangelis Papantonis
The new center for asylum seekers on the Greek island of Samos | Photo: MSF/Evgenia Chorou
Firefighters try to extinguish the flames at makeshift tents outside the perimeter of the overcrowded refugee camp at the port of Vathy | Photo: Michael Svarnias/AP Photo/Picture-alliance
The new camp of Kara Tepe on the Greek island of Lesbos. M. lives in the refugee camp with her family, her husband and her 2-year-old daughter, and she is also expecting another child | Photo: MSF
One year ago: Refugees flee the flames at the Moria camp | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/AP/P.Giannakouris
Refugee camps on the Greek islands are full well beyond capacity | Photo: picture-alliance/ANE
Greece's Migration Minister Notis Mitarakis (third from left) visits a migrant camp on the Aegean island of Chios to check on progress of construction work | Photo: Graham Wood
From file: Members of the Turkish Coast Guard take migrants, who were allegedly pushed back from the Greek side, on a boat during a patrol to search and rescue for migrants offshore the Ayvalik district in Balikesir, Turkey, April 10 2021 | Photo: Erdem Sahin / EPA
From file: A migrant stands by the sea at Karatepe refugee camp on Lesbos island, Greece | Photo: Vangelis Papantonis / Archive / EPA
A man runs past burning shelters as a fire burns at the Moria camp on the island of Lesbos, Greece, September 9, 2020 | Photo: Alkis Konstantinidis / Reuters
A man takes the temperature of a resident of Kara Tepe refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos before she can receive the vaccine against COVID-19 | Photo: Panagiotis Balaskas/AP/picture-alliance