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Children rest after being rescued from sinking raft in the Aegean Sea

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Syrian children rest after traumatic rescue from the Aegean by the MOAS search and rescue team, this morning (1/9/2016) – image © Jason Florio/MOAS.eu, 2016. All rights reserved

 

Currently in the Aegean Sea, with the Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS), documenting rescues between Turkey and Greece. JF 

Children rest after being rescued from sinking raft in the Aegean Sea

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Syrian children rest after traumatic rescue from the Aegean by the MOAS search and rescue team, this morning (1/9/2016) – image © Jason Florio/MOAS.eu, 2016. All rights reserved

 

Currently in the Aegean Sea, with the Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS), documenting rescues between Turkey and Greece. JF 

Documenting the migrant and refugee crisis in the Mediterranean

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Youtube: footage © MOAS_EU/Jason Florio, 2015. Click on above image to view. To see more video from Jason Florio, please visit ‘Film & Video

Since May, 2015, Jason Florio has been basing out of Malta, Europe, working with MOAS (Migrant Offshore Aid Station), on board the Phoenix , to document the migrant and refugee crisis in the Mediterranean Sea, off the coast of Libya.

Destination Europe

Palestinian-Syrian boys Mohammed and Amar sleep on the decks of the MOAS rescue ship The Phoenix after being rescued

Palestinian-Syrian boys Mohammed and Amar sleep on the decks of the MOAS rescue ship The Phoenix after being rescued © MOAS_EU/Jason Florio, 2015

Eritrean Yosef Goitom AKA King Josee helps caryy a baby to safety on the RHiB. Rescue of 369 migrants. This was the first rescue of the 2015 MOAS Mission

Eritrean Yosef Goitom AKA King Josee helps caryy a baby to safety on the RHiB. Rescue of 369 migrants. This was the first rescue of the 2015 MOAS Mission © MOAS_EU/Jason Florio, 2015

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To view more of Florio’s footage, from the rescues, please check out ‘Film & Video’