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InfoMigrants reported from Brussels on January 24, 2023 | Credit: InfoMigrants
Transgender activist Shakiro has been granted asylum after a long struggle | Photo: Reuters
The secretary general of the Italian foreign ministry Ettore Sequi as he receives his Belgian counterpart Theodora Gentzis at the Italian foreign ministry | Photo: ANSA/Maurizio Brambatti
From file: EU flags next to the European Commission in Brussels, Belgium | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/JULIEN WARNAND
Faraidoon is just one of an estimated 3,000 asylum seekers sleeping rough in Belgium due to lack of accommodation | Photo: Mia Bucher / dpa / picture alliance
New Frontex head Hans Leijtens at a press conference in Brussels on January 19, 2023 | Photo: Johanna Geron/Reuters
From file: Two Sudenese migrants looking at a beach in Slack, northern France, from where many migrants attempt to reach England via the Channel. Picture date September 8, 2021 | Photo: Mehdi Chebil/InfoMigrants
Decisions handed down by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) in Luxembourg are considered to be binding | Photo: Imago Images / P. Scheiber
Asylum seekers wait outside the headquarters of the Fedasil asylum agency in Brussels, Belgium, on August 29, 2022 | Photo: picture-alliance
From file: People attend a 'Freedom March' demonstration to mark Ukraine's Independence Day in Berlin, Germany, 24 August 2022 | Photo: Filip Singer / Archive / EPA
The Italian Vice Deputy for Foreign Affairs, Marina Sereni, welcomes a group of refugees at Fiumicino airport, 25 July, 2022 | Photo: ARCHIVE/ANSA/Telenews
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