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The Alentejo region is seen as Portugal's agriculture epicentre | Photo: Jochen Faget/DW

A screengrab of a video showing the Mare Aperto operation | Photo: ANSA/Italian police
From file: Thousands of Bangladeshis are using the smuggling routes via Libya towards Europe, including these on board the Aquarius in May 2017 | Photo: Charlotte Boitiaux
From file: A police car in Pistoia | Photo: Maurizio Degl'Innocenti / ANSA Archive
From file: Migrants disembark in Brindisi, Italy | Photo: Max Frigone / ANSA
From file: Police checks at the Polish-German border | Photo: picture alliance
From file: Deaths resulting from human trafficking near Libya's border with Sudan | Photo: picture-alliance/AA
From file: Police take a man into custody in Baden Württemberg  | Credit: picture-alliance/dpa/S. Puchner
From file: First class irregular migration: the smugglers took migrants on private jets, trying to mask their intentions with an air of affluence | Photo: Taiwan CNA/ZUMA/Imago
Spanish police with Moroccan migrants who arrived in a rubber dinghy in June 2018 | Photo: picture alliance/AP Photo
More and more Bangladeshi migrants are flying to countries like Romania on legal visas to find work | Photo: Private
From file: Migrants in a detention center in Libya | Photo: EPA/STR