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Asylum's Dark Side The Deadly Business of Human Smuggling

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. By SPIEGEL Staff
Map: The primary smuggling route through the Western Balkans.

Map: The primary smuggling route through the Western Balkans.

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Graphic: Where do the asylum-seekers in Germany come from?

Graphic: Where do the asylum-seekers in Germany come from?

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