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Nasibullah S., an Afghan asylum seeker, returns to Germany after being wronly deported in early July 2018
A truck transports migrants in Niger Credit: AFP/Issouf Sanogoissouf Sanogo  
Protestors at an anti-racism rally in Naples


Ashwaq Haji Hamid at Stuttgart airport | Photo: Private
Patients await in front of PASS at Hôtel-Dieu in Paris, July 27, 2018 / InfoMigrants
Migrants saved by the Maltese Migrant Offshore Aid Station | Credit: Reuters


Migrants on board the Aquarius ship as it enters the Grand Harbor in Senglea, Valletta, Malta. Credit: EPA/DOMENIC AQUILINA
Migrants disembark in the port of San Roque, Cadiz, Spain.Credit: EPA/A.CARRASCO RAGEL
A boat carrying migrants attempting to reach Sicily from Tunisia. Credit: EPA/JOSE SENA GOULAO

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Angela Merkel with Pedro Sanchez
Church asylum usually only applies to asylum seekers who are threatened with some form of deportation to inhumane living conditions, including torture or even death.
Migrants in Calais, northern France Credit: AFP, Phillipe Huguen

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Salem, an Eritrean relocated from Italy to Portugal