Gerald Knaus wants to ease the asylum process across Europe
This is a sailboat carrying 55 migrants which was recently rescued by the Italian Finance Police off the coast of Siracusa Photo/Archive/ANSA/Finance POlice
Refugees and migrants arrive in an overloaded rubber dinghy on the Greek island of Lesbos (Lesvos), Greece, 15 December 2015 after crossing the Aegean Sea from Turkey.EPA/STRINGER
A coast guard helicopter searches for missing survivors of Wednesday's shipwreck off the coast of northern Cyprus
A Syrian girl with a small baby who fled from Jinderes district in Syria and sheltered in Reyhandli in Turkey's Hatay province (February 2018)
Credit: Teyit
Tea and baklava on a place (DW/F.Schmitz)
Her swimming did more than just give people hope, it was an actual life saver.
The new migrant route takes a more southern approach to reach the EU.
Syrian refugees crossing the Evros River from Greece to Turkey
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According to the EU Commission, €3 billion has already flowed into Turkey to cover the costs of educating half a million Syrian children