migrant arrivals

The disembarkation of the ship Diciotti, with 67 migrants aboard, at the port of Trapani | Photo: ANSA/IGOR PETYX
Migrants off the coast of Libya | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/AP/S.Palacios
In 2018, Spain became the main entry point for migrants coming to Europe | Photo: Picture-alliance
A protest in support of migrant rights in Italy, December 2018 | Photo: ANSA / Ciro Fusco
The island of Samos in the Aegean Sea is located just 1.6 kilometers off the coast of Turkey
Migrants from the Maghreb are intercepted at sea while traveling aboard a small boat on their way to Lanzarote. | Photo: Archive / EPA / Spanish Civil Guard
The rescue ship Aquarius in the French port of Marseille. | Photo: Boris Horvat / AFP / Getty
 Young people part of the project Ragazzi Harraga in Palermo Italy
Abdou Faye was accused of being a people smuggler on his arrival in Italy. He was forced to pilot the boat at gunpoint but he served his sentence and was then acquitted. This is his story. | Photo: Emma Wallis
Subsaharan and Moroccan migrants rescued by the Spanish 'Salvamento Maritimo' arrive in the port of Almeria. Credit: EPA/CARLOS BARBA
Migrants rescued at sea in Motril, Andalucia, Spain. They were rescued at sea as they were trying to reach Spanish coasts.Credit: EPA/MIGUEL PAQUET
The arrival in Pozzallo of a boat with about 200 migrants aboard, rescued by a fishing boat that towed it to the port in the province of Ragusa. ANSA/FRANCESCO RUTA