deaths at sea

Rescue workers from the Proactiva Open Arms Spanish NGO retrieve the bodies of an adult and a child among the remains of a migrant boat. Credit: Proactiva Open Arms
Migrants disembark in the port of Algeciras, Spain. Credit: EPA/A.CARRASCO RAGEL
Migrants about to be rescued by a Doctors Without Borders ship Credit: EPA/MSF
A Spanish Civil guard unit escorts a boat with migrants in the port of Lanzarote, Spain. Credit: EPA/Spanish Civil Guard
A map of Turkey and Greece, two frontline countries that migrants enter from the Mediterranean Sea
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
The picture grabbed on a video and released by the Italian Coast Guard shows immigrants being rescued near Lampedusa after their boat sank. PHOTO/ARCHIVE/GUARDIA COSTIERA
66 people were rescued at sea by the Spanish Civil Guard in Motril, southern Spain, 1 October 2018 | PHOTO: EPA/MIGUEL PAQUET
Migrants are taken to the port of Almeria after being rescued in the Alboran Sea, in Almeria, southeastern Spain. Credit: EPA/CARLOS BARBA
A group of North African migrants is rescued at sea | Credit: InfoMigrants
Cover of "Sea Prayer", published by Penguin Randon House