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In the photo, migrants descend from the Diciotti, an Italian Coast Guard patrol boat, carrying over 500 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean and a corpse in the port of Pozzallo, Sicily, southern Italy.PHOTO/ANSA/ANSA/FRANCESCO RUTA
The Albanian border with Greece
A young migrant at a transit center for migrants who are being sent home from Algeria in Agadez, Niger. Credit: ANSA/UNICEF


A migrant in the sea after a shipwreck
Albania may soon open reception centers for incoming migrants.
Refugees and migrants in Germany ask: Was it worth it to leave my country?


A banner in favor of refugees on the facade of the municipality of Madrid
The Hungarian Parliament
A view of the makeshift shelters at Al-Basma refugee camp in the Deir Zanoun area in the Bekaa Valley, Lebanon. Credit: EPA/NABIL MOUNZER

Understanding Europe

InfoMigrants looks back at major events of the refugee crisis in Europe.
A refugee child gets a vaccine shot in Berlin
Certain states in Germany have introduced a residency requirement or "Wohnsitzauflage" even for recognized asylum seekers

The European Union

Migration numbers Relocation in 2015
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Salem, an Eritrean relocated from Italy to Portugal