An Afghan girl counts in Greek the numbers on the wall during a lesson by a non governmental organization at a refugee camp in the western Athens’ suburb of Schisto
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Rahela Sidiqi, a trustee of Women for Refugee Women and originally from Afghanistan, poses for a photograph among lifejackets that have been used by refugees to cross the sea to Europe as they are laid out in Parliament Square, London today
Migrants stand in line after disembarking from the Italian Navy vessel Bersagliare at the Sicilian port of Augusta, Italy
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Bulgarian border police personnel patrols next to a barbed wire wall fence erected on the Bulgaria-Turkey border near the town of Lesovo
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Migrants from the ‘Jungle’ migrant camp who have been denied access to a bus heading to a “Welcome and orientation centre” (CAO) are gathered under police surveillance today
French business owners and locals blockade the main road into the Port of Calais as they wait the arrival of a convoy of trucks protesting against The Jungle migrant camp in Calais, France. Local people and business owners are taking part in the protest, dubbed Operation Escargot, calling for The Jungle camp at the French port to be demolished
Syrian refugees who have found asylum in Germany are at the launch of a program to train Syrians in construction at the education centre of the engineer forces of the German army Bundeswehr in Ingolstadt. The program is aimed at helping those who will perhaps one day return to Syria to help in the war-torn country’s reconstruction, but also to give them training to help them find jobs in the construction sector in Germany.
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In this photo released by Italian Red Cross migrants embrace each other during a rescue operation at the Mediterranean sea. At least five people have died during the sinking of a wooden boat full with migrants as they tried to reach the Italian coasts
Migrants are evicted from a makeshift camp by French gendarmes in Paris
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Refugees are seen in the unofficial camp for migrants and refugees situated at the Athens 2004 Hellenikon Olympic complex within the old Athens airport in Hellinikon, Greece.
Migrant children help volunteers to hang a tarpaulin between containers at the Athens port of Piraeus
A child and a man sit on the tracks in front of Greek policemen in riot gear during a protest at the northern Greek border point of Idomeni, Greece
A boy stands inside a building used as sleeping quarters at camp for refugees and migrants in Schisto, near Athens, Greece
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A pot over a bonfire was placed on the tracks of a railway station turned into a makeshift camp, crowded by migrants and refugees at the northern Greek border point of Idomeni, Greece today. Many thousands of migrants remain at the Greek border with Macedonia, hoping that the border crossing will reopen, allowing them to move north into central Europe.
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Children play football at a makeshift camp for migrants and refugees at the Greek-Macedonian border near the village of Idomeni
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Migrants ask for help as they are approached by the SOS Mediterranee’s ship Aquarius, off the coast of the Italian island of Lampedusa.
Children play as residents look from their window at the container settlement shelter for refugees and migrants in Zehlendorf district in Berlin, Germany. Locals, many of them retirees, come to the shelter regularly to help the refugees and migrants
People sleep in the port of Chios, Greece where refugees and migrants who managed to leave the VIAL detention centre a few days ago are camping
A shadow of migrants wait for food in the makeshift refugee camp at the northern Greek border point of Idomeni, Greece
Macedonian Army soldiers patrol between the two-line fence set along the border line between Macedonia and Greece, near southern Macedonian town of Gevgelija