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A small inflatable boat with more than 40 Afghan refugees is seen off the coast of the Greek island of Lesbos minutes before landing on the beach of Skala Sykaminias. Every day hundreds of refugees, mainly from Syria and Afghanistan, are crossing in small overcrowded inflatable boats the 6 mile channel from the Turkish coast to the island of Lesbos in Greece. Many spend their life savings, over $1,000, to buy a space on these boats.