Migrants in Ingelheim, Germany
Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini wants a more ogranized plan for sea rescues. Photo credit: ANSA | MATTEO SALVINI
This year, 476 rejected asylum seekers from Morocco have been returned from Germany (as of August 2018)
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia in Algiers
Young men in Bachdjarah, Algeria
Three undocumented immigrants from sub-Saharan Africa abandoned in the desert by Moroccan authorities in an archive photo. ANSA/ARCHIVE
Migrants somewhere in the desert between Algeria and Niger. (photo: InfoMigrants archive)
A truck transports migrants in Niger Credit: AFP/Issouf Sanogoissouf Sanogo  
Photo: Samia Mehdi
The change in the law would make it easier for Germany to turn back people from the Maghreb, which have been frequently accused of human-rights violations
Thousands of migrants are expelled from Algeria and left on the border to walk or die under searing heat
The expulsion of migrants from Algeria towards Niger. Credit: Samia Mehdi/ANSA