Day 1 - Passage


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The rubber dinghy has become the media's iconic image of migration: unseaworthy, overcrowded, carrying desperate people across dangerous stretches of water. But why are people taking these routes at all? Isn't there an easier way to get to the EU? Legally? Why not just get on a plane? We travel to Turkey and Libya to meet Abdurrahman, Gulfam and Ebrima, who are putting their lives in the hands of smugglers, and look at why this is their only option... Visit: WARNING: This program and its online content contains audio and information about traumatic events that may be triggering to those who have experienced something similar. It may also be unsuitable for younger listeners.

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