Migrants launch from the coast of northern France cross the English Channel in an inflatable boat near Dover, Britain, August 4, 2021 | Photo: Peter Nicholls / Reuters
According to UNHCR there are 288,000 registered refugees and asylum seekers, many more are undocumented  | Photo : picture-alliance/dpa/P. Rigal
From file: Rescue of migrants in the Mediterranean Sea | Photo: Vincenzo Circosta/anadolu
Egypt used to be regarded as a transit country for migrants but in recent years, more and more Egyptian nationals have also decided to leave their home country | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/Photoshot/P. Chaoyue
MSF shared this image of the small vessel caught in Maltese waters | Photo: MSF
Spanish rescue boat Open Arms has said it has been given the right light to disembark in Messina, Sicily Credit : Open Arms
Many Bangladeshi migrants in Greece are employed in garment factories | Photo: Arafatul Islam
File photo: Migrants in a dinghy off the coast of Libya | Photo: O. Calvo/AP/picture-alliance
Migrants resting on the Open Arms Uno on August 24, 2022 | Photo: Juan Medina/Reuters
The Open Arms Uno is seen here docked at the port of Burriana, Spain | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/DOMENECH CASTELLO
Lampedusa is the gateway to Europe for many migrants leaving from the African coasts. Photo: Sea Watch
From file: A police control near Sospel in 2017 | Photo: Mehdi Chebil / InfoMigrants