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 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  A refugee waits on a railing for food in a camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Official estimates put the total number of refugees in Idomeni at just over 11,000. The border closures in countries along the Balkan route has put a squeeze on Greece, and created a bottleneck in Idomeni, which was the main crossing point for refugees traveling north into Macedonia (FYROM). The total number of refugees in Greece is around 50,000.

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

A refugee waits on a railing for food in a camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Official estimates put the total number of refugees in Idomeni at just over 11,000. The border closures in countries along the Balkan route has put a squeeze on Greece, and created a bottleneck in Idomeni, which was the main crossing point for refugees traveling north into Macedonia (FYROM). The total number of refugees in Greece is around 50,000.

 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  Refugees look through a border gate into Macedonia (FYROM). An active railway, largely for freight trains, runs between Greece and Macedonia (FYROM). Armed guards patrol the crossing on the Macedonian side.

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

Refugees look through a border gate into Macedonia (FYROM). An active railway, largely for freight trains, runs between Greece and Macedonia (FYROM). Armed guards patrol the crossing on the Macedonian side.

 Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016  Refugee tents in a camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Tents are distributed to refugees by Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), though they aren't adequate protection against inclement weather. Many refugees report flooding during heavy rainfall in the camp.

Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016

Refugee tents in a camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Tents are distributed to refugees by Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), though they aren't adequate protection against inclement weather. Many refugees report flooding during heavy rainfall in the camp.

 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  Refugees walk along the road leading into Idomeni, the Greek village on the border with Macedonia (FYROM), where over 11,000 refugees from Syria and elsewhere are waiting to cross the border.

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

Refugees walk along the road leading into Idomeni, the Greek village on the border with Macedonia (FYROM), where over 11,000 refugees from Syria and elsewhere are waiting to cross the border.

 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016   A Macedonian army helicopter flies near the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece.

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

A Macedonian army helicopter flies near the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece.

 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  A woman puts a sock on a child's foot in a tent on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Despite the squalid living conditions in Idomeni, refugee families observe the customs of home, including leaving shoes outside the tent so as not to bring dirt inside.

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

A woman puts a sock on a child's foot in a tent on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Despite the squalid living conditions in Idomeni, refugee families observe the customs of home, including leaving shoes outside the tent so as not to bring dirt inside.

 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  Clothing dries on barbed wire surrounding the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

Clothing dries on barbed wire surrounding the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

 Idomeni, Greece - March 9, 2016  A refugee carries his tent over rivers of mud in the aftermath of a rainstorm in the camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). The tents refugees sleep in do not provide adequate protection, particularly during heavy rains. Water often gets inside the tents.

Idomeni, Greece - March 9, 2016

A refugee carries his tent over rivers of mud in the aftermath of a rainstorm in the camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). The tents refugees sleep in do not provide adequate protection, particularly during heavy rains. Water often gets inside the tents.

 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  NGO workers at a refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). The camp in Idomeni is effectively run by NGOs and volunteers. Official refugee camps elsewhere in Greece are run by the army, whereas the unofficial camp in Idomeni has had virtually no government assistance.

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

NGO workers at a refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). The camp in Idomeni is effectively run by NGOs and volunteers. Official refugee camps elsewhere in Greece are run by the army, whereas the unofficial camp in Idomeni has had virtually no government assistance.

 Idomeni, Greece – March 3, 2016  A child raises his hands at an army helicopter from the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece – March 3, 2016

A child raises his hands at an army helicopter from the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

 Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016  Two women stoke a small fire as more refugees arrive in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Early in March, hundreds of refugees would arrive every day to find that very few were actually crossing the border into Macedonia.

Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016

Two women stoke a small fire as more refugees arrive in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Early in March, hundreds of refugees would arrive every day to find that very few were actually crossing the border into Macedonia.

 Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016  A Macedonian armored vehicle drives along the border fence separating the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece from Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016

A Macedonian armored vehicle drives along the border fence separating the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece from Macedonia (FYROM).

 Idomeni, Greece - March 9, 2016  People reach for pallets to help raise their tents above the rivers of mud in the aftermath of a rainstorm in the camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece - March 9, 2016

People reach for pallets to help raise their tents above the rivers of mud in the aftermath of a rainstorm in the camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

 Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016  A child reads from a small sheet of paper in a refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016

A child reads from a small sheet of paper in a refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

 Idomeni, Greece - March 9, 2016  Refugees stoke a fire and burn various materials including plastic to keep warm in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). The burning of non-wood materials creates a noxious smoke that makes people sick.

Idomeni, Greece - March 9, 2016

Refugees stoke a fire and burn various materials including plastic to keep warm in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). The burning of non-wood materials creates a noxious smoke that makes people sick.

 Idomeni, Greece - March 8, 2016  Greek police officers stand guard along the railroad as a freight train enters Greece from Macedonia (FYROM). By the end of March, no trains were moving between the two countries as refugees had settled on the train tracks.

Idomeni, Greece - March 8, 2016

Greek police officers stand guard along the railroad as a freight train enters Greece from Macedonia (FYROM). By the end of March, no trains were moving between the two countries as refugees had settled on the train tracks.

 March 11, 2016 - Idomeni, Greece  A view of a portion of the refugee camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

March 11, 2016 - Idomeni, Greece

A view of a portion of the refugee camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

 Idomeni, Greece – March 3, 2016  A man sleeps on train tracks leading to Macedonia in the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece.

Idomeni, Greece – March 3, 2016

A man sleeps on train tracks leading to Macedonia in the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece.

 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  Refugees huddle around bonfires in a camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

Refugees huddle around bonfires in a camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

 Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016  A refugee looks out from the International Organization of Migration tent in Idomeni, Greece, at the border crossing leading into Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016

A refugee looks out from the International Organization of Migration tent in Idomeni, Greece, at the border crossing leading into Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

A refugee waits on a railing for food in a camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Official estimates put the total number of refugees in Idomeni at just over 11,000. The border closures in countries along the Balkan route has put a squeeze on Greece, and created a bottleneck in Idomeni, which was the main crossing point for refugees traveling north into Macedonia (FYROM). The total number of refugees in Greece is around 50,000.

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

Refugees look through a border gate into Macedonia (FYROM). An active railway, largely for freight trains, runs between Greece and Macedonia (FYROM). Armed guards patrol the crossing on the Macedonian side.

Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016

Refugee tents in a camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Tents are distributed to refugees by Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), though they aren't adequate protection against inclement weather. Many refugees report flooding during heavy rainfall in the camp.

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

Refugees walk along the road leading into Idomeni, the Greek village on the border with Macedonia (FYROM), where over 11,000 refugees from Syria and elsewhere are waiting to cross the border.

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

A Macedonian army helicopter flies near the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece.

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

A woman puts a sock on a child's foot in a tent on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Despite the squalid living conditions in Idomeni, refugee families observe the customs of home, including leaving shoes outside the tent so as not to bring dirt inside.

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

Clothing dries on barbed wire surrounding the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece - March 9, 2016

A refugee carries his tent over rivers of mud in the aftermath of a rainstorm in the camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). The tents refugees sleep in do not provide adequate protection, particularly during heavy rains. Water often gets inside the tents.

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

NGO workers at a refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). The camp in Idomeni is effectively run by NGOs and volunteers. Official refugee camps elsewhere in Greece are run by the army, whereas the unofficial camp in Idomeni has had virtually no government assistance.

Idomeni, Greece – March 3, 2016

A child raises his hands at an army helicopter from the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016

Two women stoke a small fire as more refugees arrive in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Early in March, hundreds of refugees would arrive every day to find that very few were actually crossing the border into Macedonia.

Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016

A Macedonian armored vehicle drives along the border fence separating the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece from Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece - March 9, 2016

People reach for pallets to help raise their tents above the rivers of mud in the aftermath of a rainstorm in the camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016

A child reads from a small sheet of paper in a refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece - March 9, 2016

Refugees stoke a fire and burn various materials including plastic to keep warm in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). The burning of non-wood materials creates a noxious smoke that makes people sick.

Idomeni, Greece - March 8, 2016

Greek police officers stand guard along the railroad as a freight train enters Greece from Macedonia (FYROM). By the end of March, no trains were moving between the two countries as refugees had settled on the train tracks.

March 11, 2016 - Idomeni, Greece

A view of a portion of the refugee camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece – March 3, 2016

A man sleeps on train tracks leading to Macedonia in the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece.

Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016

Refugees huddle around bonfires in a camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).

Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016

A refugee looks out from the International Organization of Migration tent in Idomeni, Greece, at the border crossing leading into Macedonia (FYROM).

 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  A refugee waits on a railing for food in a camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Official estimates put the total number of refugees in Idomeni at just over 11,000. The border closures in countries along the Balkan route has put a squeeze on Greece, and created a bottleneck in Idomeni, which was the main crossing point for refugees traveling north into Macedonia (FYROM). The total number of refugees in Greece is around 50,000.
 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  Refugees look through a border gate into Macedonia (FYROM). An active railway, largely for freight trains, runs between Greece and Macedonia (FYROM). Armed guards patrol the crossing on the Macedonian side.
 Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016  Refugee tents in a camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Tents are distributed to refugees by Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), though they aren't adequate protection against inclement weather. Many refugees report flooding during heavy rainfall in the camp.
 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  Refugees walk along the road leading into Idomeni, the Greek village on the border with Macedonia (FYROM), where over 11,000 refugees from Syria and elsewhere are waiting to cross the border.
 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016   A Macedonian army helicopter flies near the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece.
 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  A woman puts a sock on a child's foot in a tent on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Despite the squalid living conditions in Idomeni, refugee families observe the customs of home, including leaving shoes outside the tent so as not to bring dirt inside.
 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  Clothing dries on barbed wire surrounding the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).
 Idomeni, Greece - March 9, 2016  A refugee carries his tent over rivers of mud in the aftermath of a rainstorm in the camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). The tents refugees sleep in do not provide adequate protection, particularly during heavy rains. Water often gets inside the tents.
 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  NGO workers at a refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). The camp in Idomeni is effectively run by NGOs and volunteers. Official refugee camps elsewhere in Greece are run by the army, whereas the unofficial camp in Idomeni has had virtually no government assistance.
 Idomeni, Greece – March 3, 2016  A child raises his hands at an army helicopter from the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).
 Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016  Two women stoke a small fire as more refugees arrive in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). Early in March, hundreds of refugees would arrive every day to find that very few were actually crossing the border into Macedonia.
 Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016  A Macedonian armored vehicle drives along the border fence separating the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece from Macedonia (FYROM).
 Idomeni, Greece - March 9, 2016  People reach for pallets to help raise their tents above the rivers of mud in the aftermath of a rainstorm in the camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).
 Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016  A child reads from a small sheet of paper in a refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).
 Idomeni, Greece - March 9, 2016  Refugees stoke a fire and burn various materials including plastic to keep warm in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM). The burning of non-wood materials creates a noxious smoke that makes people sick.
 Idomeni, Greece - March 8, 2016  Greek police officers stand guard along the railroad as a freight train enters Greece from Macedonia (FYROM). By the end of March, no trains were moving between the two countries as refugees had settled on the train tracks.
 March 11, 2016 - Idomeni, Greece  A view of a portion of the refugee camp in Idomeni on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).
 Idomeni, Greece – March 3, 2016  A man sleeps on train tracks leading to Macedonia in the refugee camp in Idomeni, Greece.
 Idomeni, Greece – March 1, 2016  Refugees huddle around bonfires in a camp in Idomeni, Greece on the border with Macedonia (FYROM).
 Idomeni, Greece – March 2, 2016  A refugee looks out from the International Organization of Migration tent in Idomeni, Greece, at the border crossing leading into Macedonia (FYROM).