Still from undercover filming of a smuggling deal
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What a people smuggling deal looks like

Syrian refugees continue to make the dangerous crossing between Turkey and Greece, with some drowning due to unseaworthy boats. A key component in this journey are the people smugglers who promise safe passage and a new life in Europe.

A BBC News investigation filmed an undercover reporter making a deal with a smuggling middleman in Turkey.

This report contains secret filming.

  • 20 Jan 2016
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