The Ocean Viking is run by the SOS Mediterranee charity and Doctors Without Borders (MSF) | PHOTO: picture-alliance/dpa/S. Friedel
A palace built for August der Starke in the center of Dresden's Altstadt or old city | Photo: Emma Wallis
As of 30 September, 8,300 children were housed in reception centers on the Greek Aegean islands | Credit: UNHCR/Gordon Welters

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African migrants in their dormitory at a detention center, in Zawiya, 50 km west Tripoli, Libya | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/SABRI ELMHEDWI
Policemen showing the arms confiscated from the 35-year-old farm owner | Photo: UFFICIO STAMPA/POLIZIA DI STATO
An illegal settlement that houses migrants who work in the fields of Borgo Mezzanone | Photo: ANSA/Franco Cautillo

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UNHCR tents at a refugee camp in Libya | Photo: Picture-alliance/Photoshot
Many Afghan migrants meet in a park in central Belgrade
A refugee sitting outside his tent on Lesbos, Greece | Photo: Aasim Saleem

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Many rumors about Syrian refugees have been circulating in Turkish society recently
The number of Venezuelan asylum in Europe has reportedly doubled in the past year
Media reports have shown migrants — including children — with wounds they say were inflicted by police

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Salem, an Eritrean relocated from Italy to Portugal