»Shameful Island«

In order to escape death in countries such as Syria, Afghanistan or Pakistan, people leave their homes. On the way from the Turkish coast across the sea to the Greek island of Lesbos, these refugees risk their lives. Once they have finally arrived, they experience thirst, hunger and cold. In his impressive images, Raül Clemente Molina shows how government representatives from Lesbos are failing while they concern themselves more with closing borders than with human rights.