Discarded corkscrews, barrels and egg cartons have been recycled into a variety of crafts and furniture.
Legal access must be offered to refugees escaping persecution if EU wants to end human smuggling, say rights activists.
The threat posed by ISIL has prompted thousands of young Kurds to join the PKK.
Scores of refugees stranded on the Tunisian-Libyan border for three years are pleading for help.
In Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon, just about anyone can open a pharmacy, providing easy access for drug abusers.