“The whole point of taking pictures is so that you don’t have to explain things with words!!”
Elliott Erwitt . 1928
The orange shore where life vests turned to be symbols of previous life, life that should be thrown back entirely. Mytilini Island- Greece 2/9/2015.
It is not a demonstration ! it is a queue of hundreds of refugees have been waiting for days to get their papers. Mytilini Island- Greece 6/9/2015.
The port in Mytilini Island- Greece 6/9/2015.
Even kids had to wait with their parents in the queue and sleep there as well. Mytilini Island- Greece 6/9/2015.
Abdullah has lost his eye in Syria but that was not sufficient excuse for Greek police to facilitate departure paper for him and his mother after waiting in the daily queue for two weeks. Mytilini Island- Greece 6/9/2015.
Faces are very telling. Desperation of prolonged waiting . Mytilini Island- Greece 6/9/2015.
Desperation pushed refugees to demonstrate peacefully where Greek police treated them violently. Mytilini Island – Greece 6/9/2015.
I have been waiting in this queue since two weeks with no answer wearing the same clothes to get my papers. This what this Syrian guy from Homs told me loudly then he bitterly cried. Mytilini Island- Greece 6/9/2015.
Solving departure papers just shifted the queue to a different location where tickets are to be booked. Mytilini Island- Greece 9/9/2015.
In the way from Athens to Thessaloniki. Looking towards the unknown. Greece 10/9/2015.
These Photos taken by Luna Watfa, were exhibited for the first time in the conference :”Regards de Migrants” which had been held in
Nancy- France in 21-22 Nov.2015.
And Greek2m NGO website in Greece.