Photo Gallery: The Tragic Death of a Romanian Laborer

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Shadowy Existence Romanian's Death Highlights Plight of Foreign Laborers

A young Romanian laborer died recently when he became trapped trying to steal from a used clothing container. His death was tragic, and yet his difficult life was typical for tens of thousands of workers from Eastern Europe.
Von Bruno Schrep
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan