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Passengers rescued off Rhodes have been transferred to the Greek island of Kos | Source: Aegean Boat Report
Migrants mostly from Tunisia were brought on board an Italian coast guard ship after being rescued southwest of the Italian island of Lampedusa | Photo: Francisco Seco / AP Photo / picture alliance
From file: Migrants at the Barone military barracks on the island of Pantelleria, Sicily | Photo: Lannino-Gabriele / ANSA
Each week, more migrants arrive in the UK using irregular means | Photo: Gareth Fuller/PA/picture-alliance
From file: Boats used by migrants to reach the Canary Islands are seen on a beach in Gran Canaria | Photo: Reuters
Picture from the latest Rise Above rescue | Photo: Danilo Campailla / Mission Lifeline @SEENOTRETTUNG
From file: A member of the military carries a young child after they crossed the Channel | Photo: Gareth Fuller/PA via AP
File photo: Wrecks of boats used to get to Lanzarote from the African coast in Arrecife, Canary Islands, Spain, November 22, 2021 | Photo: Nicola Marfisi / Avalon
From file: A group of Moroccans cross the Straits of Gibraltar on an inflatable boat in 2018 | Photo: Reuters / Jon Nazca
From file: Migrants crossing the English Channel, September 2020 | Photo: picture-alliance/P. Bonniere
Migrants on board are "physically and emotionally exhausted" says the crew of MSF's ship Geo Barents | Source: Twitter feed @MSF_Sea
Police in Germany arrested 18 individuals accused of smuggling people | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/K.J. Hildenbrand