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european border patrol agency Frontex
Syrian refugees wait at the registration office of the UNHCR in Amman, Jordan | AP Photo/Raad Adayleh
The Sea Watch 3 patrols waters off the Libyan coast | Photo credit: Sea Watch
Migrants rely on smugglers to cross the desert. Many can expect to be kidnapped and even tortured before their journey is over.
A Syrian man takes his chances traveling through the Balkan countries in an attempt to reach the EU | Photo: ANSA
Academics lay down their gowns during a protest against the dismissal of academics from universities following a post-coup emergency decree, at the Cebeci campus of Ankara University in Ankara, Turkey. February 10 2017 | Photo: Imago / Depo Photos
In Tripoli, migrants wait at the airport to be sent home by the IOM in 2017 | Photo: Imago
African migrants queue up to get on a bus for being repatriated to their countries at a detention center in Tripoli, Libya, on Nov. 28, 2017 | Photo: Imago
In January 2019, the Libyan Coast Guard rescued/intercepted 469 refugees and migrants. 144 deaths of migrants have been recorded in the central Mediterranean so far this year (as of February 5, 2019)
Photo: Picture Alliance/AP Photo/D. Bandic
A German border guard at the German-Austrian border near Salzburg
Amy Shark tweeted that the situation of the stowaways was 'heartbreaking'