Greeks Rue Refugees Bearing No Gifts as Middle East Meets Lesbos

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An Afghan youth rests on a roadside after leaving Mantamados to walk... News PhotoArrival,Austerity,Crisis,Economy,Europe,Finance,Food,Greece,Greek Culture,Greek Debt Crisis,Healthy Eating,Home Finances,Horizontal,Leaving,Lesbos,Mytilene,Nautical Vessel,North,Refugee,Resting,Roadside,Time,Town,WalkingPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergAn Afghan youth rests on a roadside after leaving Mantamados to walk to the town of Mytilene hours after arriving by boat from Turkey in the northern part of the island of Lesbos, Greece, on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012. In recent months, Lesbos has become a hot spot for migrants as Greece struggles to cope with waves of refugees from Middle Eastern conflict even as it reels from economic crisis at home. Photographer: Kostas Tsironis/Bloomberg via Getty Images