Fuad Hoblos, the Lebanese castaway who returned home after over 2 months of detention in Syria | Credit: US-funded pan-Arab TV Alhurra
114 refugees evacuated from Libya arrive in Rome on 30 Nov 2022 | Photo: Alessandro Serranó / Avalon 
Authorities are slow to document migrant deaths, the UN says - though some governments like Spain (seen here) keep books | Photo: AP/picture-alliance
A Human Rights Watch report says removal centers in Turkey are often overcrowded. August 22, 2021 | Photo: Emrah Gürel/picture alliance
A suspected migrant smuggler, with his back to camera, looks on as Hungarian police arrest a man involved in a car chase and fire fight on November 14, 2022 | Photo: picture alliance /
From file: Refugees from Ukraine at Tegel airport in Berlin in spring 2022 | Photo: Steffi Loos/AP/Picture-alliance
October 17, 2022, initial reception facility for asylum seekers in Thalham in St. Georgen im Attergau, Austria | Photo: APA/BARBARA GINDL
Most asylum seekers who have arrived in Europe recently came through the western Balkan states, said the EUAA | Photo: Nicolas Economou / picture alliance
The arrival at Rome's Fiumicino airport of Syrians brought to Italy with a flight from Beirut as part of a humanitarian corridor | Photo: ANSA/Telenews
From file: Refugees told HRW Turkish authorities 'beat and abused most of them' | Photo: Rami Alsayed/NurPhoto/picture-alliance
From file: Police in Germany are clamping down on smugglers in renewed efforts | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/K.J. Hildenbrand
DW examines Lebanon's declared policy to send Syrians home | Photo: Picture alliance