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Tourists on the Greek islands frequently discover reminders of the migrant situation - like this abandoned boat on Lesbos | Photo: Guillaume Pinon/NurPhoto/picture-alliance
From file: A migrant boat off the coast of Lesbos | Photo: picture alliance
Refugees seen fleeing the flames at the Moria camp | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/AP/P.Giannakouris
Breastfeeding is the safer option when hygiene conditions are poor, such as in refugee camps (Note: the woman pictured is not Nazila*) | Photo: Ignacio Pereyra
Emilia Kmvysi (L), Efstratia Mavrapidi (C), and Maritsa Mavrapidi (R), sit in a house in their village in Sykamia, Lesbos island, Greece, 31 January 2016  | Photo: EPA/STRATIS BALASKAS
From file: Lesbos has been the site of numerous protests related to migration, including this one in January 2020  | Photo: REUTERS/Elias Marcou
Migrants at the closed camp for asylum seekers in Samos island, Greece | Photo: EPA/Michael Svarnias
Thousands of migrants attempt to cross the Aegean sea and arrive in Greece  | Photo: A. Messinis/AFP
A screenshot taken from the Aegean Boat Report Blog of the group of Afghan migrants about to be rescued by the Turkish coast guard from the Aegean Sea | Source: Aegean Boat Report Blog
People protest against the creation of new structures on the islands and demanding a solution for migrants and refugees asking for asylum, Lesbos island, Greece | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/DIMITRIS TOSIDIS
Two small boys stand behind razor wire at Kara Tepe camp on Lesbos island, Greece, 19 September 2020 | Photo: EPA/VANGELIS PAPANTONIS
Pope Francis made a return visit to Lesbos, six years after his first trip at the height of the migrant crisis | Photo: AFP via DW