mediterranean sea

A Spanish Maritime Rescue Services boat carrying migrants rescued at sea, at the port of Algeciras, southern Spain | Credit: EPA/A.CARRASCO RAGEL
German NGO rescue vessel 'Sea-Watch 3' berthing in the harbor of Valetta, Malta | Credit: EPA/SEA WATCH
Chamseddine Bourassine | Credit: ANSA/CONFEDERATION NATIONALE DE LA PECHEE ARTISANALE AU MAR
Thousands of people die at sea each year trying to cross the Mediterranean / Credit: picture alliance/AP Photo/E. Morenatti
Migrants rescued by Spanish Maritime Rescue Services at the port of Algeciras, southern Spain. A total of three small boats were intercepted and the migrants were rescued and taken ashore. PHOTO/EPA/A.Carrasco Ragel
Khady's husband disappeared in 2006 trying to reach Europe from Casamance in southern Senegal. She still hopes to see him alive again. Credit: ICRC / J. Cendon
From file: Migrants rescued at sea arrive at the port of Malaga in Southern Spain - credit: EPA/Carlos Diaz
Migrants picked up by Libyan boats are kept in indefinite detention
Migrant boats in a pile on the Italian island of Lampedusa
The Aita Mari ship. Credit: Shm
A stream of migrants disembark from the Diciotti, an Italian coast guard boat
Unaccomanied minors gather on board the Diciotti before disembarkation