Migrants hide under trucks to board Italy-bound ferries

Afghan migrants run for cover during a Coast Guard patrol, as they attempt to board trucks heading to Italy from the southern Greek city of Patras, Thursday, May 28, 2015. In an effort to help manage more than 80,000 people who have landed on European shores so far this year, mostly in Italy and Greece, the EU's executive Commission is proposing to relocate thousands of refugees to other member countries and wants to launch a security operation in the Mediterranean to eliminate the trafficking operations. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)PATRAS, Greece (AP) — For hundreds of migrants hoping to build a new life, access to Europe's richest countries lies on the other side of a metal fence surrounding the western Greek port of Patras.


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