mediterranean sea

This police operation led to the arrest of two suspected smugglers | Credit: ANSA/UFFICIO STAMPA POLIZIA DI STATO DI RATGUSA
At the center of the artwork: the watery grave of the Mediterranean, where thousands of migrants have drowned | Credit: DW/W. Dick
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
Palermo Mayor Leoluca Orlando during a press conference on October 16 organized by the Mediterranea project on the ship "Mare Jonio". The vessel docked in Palermo after a mission in which it had sailed from Augusta on October 3 to monitor the Strait of Sicily, which is used as a passage by migrant boats. ANSA/IGOR PETYX
Migrants seen at Njila detention center after they fled from another center near the airport due to fighting between rival factions in Tripoli, Libya | Credit: EPA/STR
The poster for 'Le Radeau' | Credit: ANSA
From file: Migrants on a rubber dinghy in the Mediterranean Sea
An empty boat in the middle of the Mediterranean | Photo: DW/Y.Gostoli
Rescued migrants on board a Sea-Eye boat (picture-alliance/dep/sea-eye.org)
From file: Migrants being rescued by the private rescue organization SOS Mediterranee | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/K.Karpov/SOS Mediterranee
Migrants on a dinghy approach the coast of the Greek island of Lesbos. Credit: ANSA/AP Photo/ Santi Palacios