The global award in photography and sustainability

Sergey Ponomarev
Europe refugees

October, 23, 2015

Migrants walking along a dike, escorted by Slovenian riot police, to a registration camp outside Dobova. Despite hopes that falling temperatures and treacherous seas would slow the tide of refugees, fresh fighting in Syria and growing fears of border closings drove more people to undertake the treacherous trek.

Credit: Sergey Ponomarev for The New York Times

Series: Europe Migration Crisis

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