Photo Gallery Heading West

Every day, thousands of refugees entrust their lives to human smugglers as they make their way to Europe -- and many of them die en route. The smugglers, meanwhile, are making handsome profits, and aren't particularly concerned about safety.
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Foto: BERNADETT SZABO/ REUTERS
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Foto: Boryana Katsarova/ DER SPIEGEL
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Foto: ROBERT ATANASOVSKI/ AFP
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Foto: ROBERT ATANASOVSKI/ AFP
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Foto: BERNADETT SZABO/ REUTERS
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Foto: Ronald Zak/ AP/dpa
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Foto: LASZLO BALOGH/ REUTERS
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Foto: Boryana Katsarova/ DER SPIEGEL
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Foto: HEINZ-PETER BADER/ REUTERS
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Foto: Milos Djuric/ DER SPIEGEL
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Foto: Charlotte Schmitz/ DER SPIEGEL
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Foto: Herbert P. Oczeret/ dpa
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Foto: LEONHARD FOEGER/ REUTERS
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Foto: CSABA SEGESVARI/ AFP
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Foto: ATTILA KISBENEDEK/ AFP
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Foto: HEINZ-PETER BADER/ REUTERS
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Foto: DER SPIEGEL