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Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress)

  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A group of Moroccan boys walk on the breakwater of Melilla’s harbor. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A young boys from Morocco smokin on a rock next to the port of the Spanish enclave of Melilla. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    An young boys from Morocco they expect in a rock next to the port of the Spanish enclave of Melilla. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A group of unaccompanied minors in the port of Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    Moroccan kids sit on the breakwater next to Melilla’s harbor. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A group of Moroccan boys talk through the security fence of the harbor in the Spanish enclave of Melilla. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A Moroccan kid inside an abandoned factory in the Spanish enclave of Ceuta boys. Ceuta, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A Moroccan immigrants walk on a road of San Isidro, Nijar, Almería, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A group of Algerian kids cooking inside the abandoned factory where they live in the Spanish enclave of Ceuta, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A young Moroccan with crutches on breakwater of the port of Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    Views of the fence separating Morocco from the Spanish enclave of Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A group african migrants tried to cross barbed-wire border fences to enter the Spanish enclave of Melilla from Morocco, Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A group of African immigrants in the port of Gran Tarajal, Fuerteventura, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    Abdourahman Giallo, a 23-year-old from Guinea, shows wounds caused by the fence’s barbed wire.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A man injured by the fence’s barbed wire tends to his wounds in Melilla.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A man injured by the fence’s barbed wire tends to his wounds in Melilla.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    An young boys from Morocco within the port of the Spanish enclave of Melilla. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A sub-Saharan immigrants in the settlement of San Isidro, Almería, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    Most of refugees do not want to ask for asylum in Spain since they are aware of the labour and economic limitations that they would have once there. A young refugee in the outskirts of CETI, Immigrants Temporary Stay Center, walks towards the taxi that will take her to catch the boat to Malaga. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A Moroccan child sniffing glue in Ceuta, Spain
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    Salima,15 years old. She has been able to move to Melilla, while the rest of her family has stayed in Morocco and they can not go through. She lived in a deteriorated space of slightly more than 20 square meters. She is currently in Barcelona. From before 2014, the Moroccan authorities prevent refugees from accessing the Spanish border with their Syrian passports and documents in order. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    The majority of young people try to accede Melilla skipping the Moroccan controls to avoid paying the so called economic "bite" to the frontier policemen . A Syrian mother and her son, embrace opposite the center for immigrants CETI. The youngster has just crossed Beni Enzar's border running. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    An exhausted woman after arriving in small boats to Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    After jumping the fence, immigrants walk through the city toward a temporary residence in Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    An young boys from Morocco sit on a rock next to the port of the Spanish enclave of Melilla. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    Plastic sea views in El Ejido, Almeria, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A sub-Saharan immigrants in the settlement of San Isidro, Almería, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    An immigrant screams on the roof of a building moments after jumping the fence separating Melilla from Morocco. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    An young boys from Morocco within the port of the Spanish enclave of Melilla. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A young Moroccan migrants smoking inside the shack, Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A maroccan boy covers his face under a brige near the shelter for immigrants. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    Young people wait inside the port of Melilla for the possibility of a boat that would take them further into Spain. Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A young migrants trying to jump the wall of the port of Melilla, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    Ali, 20, Fez, inside the port of Ceuta to try entering the container or truck to take you to Europe. Ceuta, Spain.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    Mustafa, 11, Fez. Mustafa comes in a container in the port of Tangier, Morocco.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    Mohammed, 16, hides in the basement of a truck in the port of Tangier, Morocco.
  • Knocking on heaven’s door (work in progress) - Jose Colon
    A group of young migrants are detained in a raid of the Civil Guard in the breakwater of the port of Melilla, Spain.

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