(c)2007 kristian buus.

 

Fuerteventura, part of the Canary Islands, is aproximately 100 km from the coast of Africa.

In 2005-06 around 20.000 people crossed the sea to the Canaries in the hope of a better life.

It is a dangerous trip and not all make it.

These images were taken in the summer of 2005.

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