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A Hungarian police officer patrols the enlarged transit zone for migrants at Hungary's southern border with Serbia, near Tompa.
German schoolchildren come from diverse backgrounds
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Ahmed sits on the roof of the building where he lives together with 34 other migrants. Photo: InfoMigrants
At the center of the artwork: the watery grave of the Mediterranean, where thousands of migrants have drowned | Credit: DW/W. Dick
Soldiers patrol Bulgaria's border.

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Trying to cross the border between Italy and France can be perilous at any time of year, but especially in winter.
Young men take a copy of the Italian Constitution translated into English, French, and Arabic, during the first course for migrant asylum seekers. PHOTO/ARCHIVE/ANSA/LUCA ZENNARO
Dunja Mijatovic, the Council of Europe's Commissioner for Human Rights. PHOTO/ARCHIVE/LAJOS SOOS

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Refugees waiting for registration in Berlin | Photo: Imago/IPON
Pregnancy is not in and of itself a reason to stop deportation in Germany
The test determines whether a person has the expertise and practical skills for a particular trade or job

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