Many migrants fail to realize that embarking on a journey to Europe via Libya is extremely dangerous
The Mare Jonio used to be a commercial tug boat | Credit: picture-alliance/dpa/Mediterranea/Sea Watch
62 migrants, who were rescued when they sailed on some small canoes at the Alboran Sea, arriving to the port in Almeria, southeastern Spain, on 2 October 2018 | Credit: EPA/CARLOS BARBA
Photo of a Proactiva Open Arms rescue operation | Copyright : Reuters / Yannis Behrakis
The video shows a group of Nigerian migrants fearing for their lives | Credit:  France Medias Monde
The homepage of the website 'Women in displacement' | Credit: ANSA
Ethiopian migrants at Bole Addis Ababa International Airport  after arriving from Libya on September 24, 2018 | Credit: IOM
The Aquarius enters the port of La Valletta, Malta. Credit: ANSA
This picture shows a mother and her child at the Zawiya migrant camp, 30km  from Tripoli. Photo/ANSA/ Zuhair Abusrewil
Migrants at Njila detention center, after hundreds fled another center near the airport due to fighting between rival factions in Tripoli, Libya, September 5, 2018 Credit: EPA/STR
Migrants onboard the humanitarian ship Aquarius
Help being given to a boat that overturned off the coast of Libya, rescued by the Italian Coast Guard and the Catalan NGO Activa Open Arms, in a photo that the NGO posted on its Twitter account