In the Mediterranean, a refugee rescue boat was called to aid an anti-migrant ...

In the Mediterranean, a refugee rescue boat was called to aid an anti-migrant ...
In the Mediterranean, a refugee rescue boat was called to aid an anti-migrant ...

Europe's migration crisis in 25 photos

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Refugees and migrants get off a fishing boat at the Greek island of Lesbos after crossing the Aegean Sea from Turkey in October 2015.

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Migrants board a train at Keleti station in Budapest, Hungary, after the station was reopened in September 2015.

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The Kusadasi Ilgun, a sunken 20-foot boat, lies in waters off the Greek island of Samos in November 2016.

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Migrants bathe outside near a makeshift shelter in an abandoned warehouse in Subotica, Serbia, in January 2017.

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A police officer in Calais, France, tries to prevent migrants from heading for the Channel Tunnel to England in June 2015.

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A migrant walks past a burning shack in the southern part of the "Jungle" migrant camp in Calais, France, in March 2016. Part of the camp was being demolished -- and the inhabitants relocated -- in response to unsanitary conditions at the site.

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Migrants stumble as they cross a river north of Idomeni, Greece, attempting to reach Macedonia on a route that would bypass the border-control fence in March 2016.

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In September 2015, an excavator dumps life vests that were previously used by migrants on the Greek island of Lesbos.

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The Turkish coast guard helps refugees near Aydin, Turkey, after their boat toppled en route to Greece in January 2016.

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A woman sits with children around a fire at the northern Greek border point of Idomeni in March 2016.

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A column of migrants moves along a path between farm fields in Rigonce, Slovenia, in October 2015.

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Refugees break through a barbed-wire fence on the Greece-Macedonia border in February 2016, as tensions boiled over regarding new travel restrictions into Europe.

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Policemen try to disperse hundreds of migrants by spraying them with fire extinguishers during a registration procedure in Kos, Greece, in August 2015.

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A member of the humanitarian organization Sea-Watch holds a migrant baby who drowned following the capsizing of a boat off Libya in May 2016.

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A migrant in Gevgelija, Macedonia, tries to sneak onto a train bound for Serbia in August 2015.

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Migrants, most of them from Eritrea, jump into the Mediterranean from a crowded wooden boat during a rescue operation about 13 miles north of Sabratha, Libya, in August 2016.

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Refugees rescued off the Libyan coast get their first sight of Sardinia as they sail in the Mediterranean Sea toward Cagliari, , in September 2015.

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Local residents and rescue workers help migrants from the sea after a boat carrying them sank off the island of Rhodes, Greece, in April 2015.

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