Spain's defense ministry chartered a plane to bring 294 people from Afghanistan to the Torrejón Air Base, Spain via Islamabad | Photo: Twitter account of the Spanish Ministry of Defense @desdelamoncloa
From file: A soldier of the Latvian National Armed Forces (NAF) patrols along a new barbed wire fence on the state border with Belarus in Kraslava region, Latvia | Photo: Valda Kalnina / archive / EPA
Police at the crime scene in Pisa, Tuscany, where a Moroccan was stabbed and killed by an undocumented Tunisian man with a criminal record. Aug. 7 2022 | Photo: Gabriele Masiero / ANSA
From file: Heraklion airport on Crete island, where 22 migrants were caught with fake documents trying to reach other European countries | Photo: Nic Economou / Imago Images
From file: Millions have left Ukraine since the onset of the war | Photo: picture-alliance/AP
From file: The scheme came after months of public lobbying and activism | Photo: Cate McCuryy/PA Wire/picture alliance
From file: Two small boats with 35 Algerians aboard, intercepted by the Italian Finance Police in Sant'Antioco, Sardinia | Photo: ANSA/ARCHIVE/FINANCE POLICE PRESS OFFICE
From file: Many migrants crossed Eastern Europe, including Hungary, at the height of the refugee crisis | Photo: P. David Josek / picture alliance / AP Photo
Mayor Estrosi wants to be seen as tough on immigration - but his methods may not be entirely legal | Photo: Sebastien Botella/MAXPPP/dpa/picture-alliance
From file: migrants in the forest near the Poland-Belarus border in November | Photo: Leonid Shcheglov/Belta/AFP/REUTERS
From file: Lebanese army continues its search after a boat carrying irregular migrants sank off the shore of Tripoli, Lebanon on April 24, 2022 | Photo: picture-alliance/Ahmad Said/Anadolu Agency
The EU hopes to minimise security risks by allowing greater checks against irregular migrants and asylum seekers across the bloc | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/A. Rain