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The lifejackets of Lesbos

Thousands of lifejackets left by migrants and refugees are piled up at a garbage dump. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Thousands of lifejackets left by migrants and refugees are piled up at a garbage dump. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Thousands of lifejackets left by migrants and refugees are piled up at a garbage dump. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Thousands of lifejackets left by migrants and refugees are piled up at a garbage dump on the island of Lesbos, Greece. 


REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Thousands of lifejackets left by migrants and refugees are piled up at a garbage dump on the island of Lesbos, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Thousands of lifejackets left by migrants and refugees are piled up at a garbage dump on the island of Lesbos, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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A pile of life vests are left by migrants beside a water stream, at a beach during a rain storm on the Greek island of Lesbos.  REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A pile of life vests are left by migrants beside a water stream, at a beach during a rain storm on the Greek island of Lesbos. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A pile of life vests are left by migrants beside a water stream, at a beach during a rain storm on the Greek island of Lesbos. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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Life vests and tubes left by migrants float by a beach during a rain storm. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Life vests and tubes left by migrants float by a beach during a rain storm. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Life vests and tubes left by migrants float by a beach during a rain storm. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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Life jackets, deflated dinghies and life tubes left behind by refugees and migrants are seen on the roadside near a beach on the Greek island of Lesbos.  
REUTERS/Dimitris Michalakis

Life jackets, deflated dinghies and life tubes left behind by refugees and migrants are seen on the roadside near a beach on the Greek island of Lesbos. REUTERS/Dimitris Michalakis

Life jackets, deflated dinghies and life tubes left behind by refugees and migrants are seen on the roadside near a beach on the Greek island of Lesbos. REUTERS/Dimitris Michalakis
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A long exposure photo shows thousands of lifejackets. 

REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A long exposure photo shows thousands of lifejackets. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A long exposure photo shows thousands of lifejackets. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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A beach covered with deflated dinghies, tubes and life vests. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A beach covered with deflated dinghies, tubes and life vests. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A beach covered with deflated dinghies, tubes and life vests. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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Thousands of lifejackets left by migrants and refugees are piled up at a garbage dump. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Thousands of lifejackets left by migrants and refugees are piled up at a garbage dump. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Thousands of lifejackets left by migrants and refugees are piled up at a garbage dump. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Lifejackets are seen inside a wrecked boat used by refugees and migrants to cross part of the Aegean Sea from Turkey to Greece at a garbage dump. 

REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Lifejackets are seen inside a wrecked boat used by refugees and migrants to cross part of the Aegean Sea from Turkey to Greece at a garbage dump. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

Lifejackets are seen inside a wrecked boat used by refugees and migrants to cross part of the Aegean Sea from Turkey to Greece at a garbage dump. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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A deflated dinghy, lifejackets and lifetubes. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A deflated dinghy, lifejackets and lifetubes. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A deflated dinghy, lifejackets and lifetubes. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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