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Kara Tepe Refugee Camp on Lesbos Island, Greece

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visited the Kara Tepe refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, where he met with refugees, as well as with local volunteers and authorities on 18 June, 2016. Mr. Ban's visit came just ahead of World Refugee Day on 20 June, and in the run-up to the UN General Assembly's High-Level Meeting to address the large movements of refugees and migrants, on 19 September.

 

Scene from the Kara Tepe refugee camp.

 

UN Photo/Rick Bajornas

18 June 2016

Lesbos, Greece

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Taken on June 18, 2016