VICE News spoke to refugees and aid workers in and around Milan's Central Station, one of Europe's largest railway hubs, which has now become a thriving marketplace for people smugglers.
In this extra scene from People Smuggling in Sicily: Europe or Die, VICE News visits Europe's largest migrant reception center, hidden away in the Sicilian countryside.
In this excerpt from 'People Smuggling in Sicily: Europe or Die,' VICE News meets a former smuggler who provides an insight into the network of people in the business of trafficking, and suggests ways Europe could save migrants' lives.
Europe’s Largest Migrant Reception Center (Extra Scene from 'People Smuggling in Sicily: Europe or Die')
In this extra scene from 'People Smuggling in Sicily: Europe or Die,' VICE News visits Europe’s largest migrant reception center, hidden away in the Sicilian countryside.
VICE News travels to Sicily, a main stepping stone into Europe, to follow a police operation to arrest suspected smugglers at a boat landing, and meet a former member of a people trafficking network operating between Libya, Egypt, and Italy.
In this excerpt, VICE News speaks to a madam at one of Bangladesh's biggest brothels and discovers the rampant abuse of steroids, which is often used to make underage sex workers appear older than than are.
In this extra scene from 'Sex Slaves of Bangladesh', VICE News correspondent Tania Rashid hears a personal account of a sex worker who came to Bangladesh's largest brothel with her two children, after leaving her abusive husband.
In episode one of our series, VICE News correspondent Milène Larsson travels to the border between Morocco and Spain, where West Africans in their thousands storm the razor-wire-clad fences, only to be beaten back by border police.