A baby is being lifted onto the Ocean Viking during the rescue operations | Photo: picture-alliance/AP/R. Brito
Nigerian migrant returnees boarding the plane to Lagos from southern Libya on 8 November 2018. Credit: IOM/Moayad Zaghdani
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These migrants were seen at the Njila detention center after fleeing a camp near Libya's Tripoli airport amid violence between rivaling groups | Photo: EPA/STR
Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said the clash with Italy could affect diplomatic ties between the two countries | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/B. von Jutrczenka

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Syrian refugees arrive at the Oncupinar crossing gate, close to the town of Kilis, south central Turkey, in order to cross to Syria for Eid al-Adha Muslim holiday, August 28,2017 | Photo: Getty Images /AFP/ B. Kilic
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan meet in the black sea resort of Sochi, Russia February 14, 2019 | Photo: Reuters / S. Chirikov
Worsening hurricanes in the Atlantic could drive increased climate migration | Photo: NASA/NOAA

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A new system for the ADA withdrawal card issued to asylum seekers in France has sparked criticisms from some migrant rights groups | Credit: Twitter screengrab
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