Belgium

Maximilian Park in Brussels, Belgium, where refugees regularly settle | Photo: Citizens' Platform for Refugee Assistance
The European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium | Photo: EPA/Olivier Hoslet
After their weeks-long hunger strike, some migrants had to be taken to the hospital | Photo: Jean Marc Quinet/Imago Images
An asylum seeker on hunger strike for more than a month, is evacuated to a hospital by healthcare workers on the campus of Belgium university ULB, June 29, 2021. REUTERS/Yves Herman
Sofiane, an asylum seeker, is seen with his lips sewed together in a room on the campus of Belgium university ULB, June 29, 2021 | Photo: Reuters/Yves Herman
Asylum seekers frequently attempt to reach the EU via rubber dinghies on the Mediterranean Sea | Photo: Imago Images
EU flags next to the European Commission in Brussels, Belgium | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/JULIEN WARNAND
Two migrant workers in Italy during a protest in Rome | Photo:ARCHIVE/ANSA/ANGELO CARCONI
The European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium | Photo: EPA/Olivier Hoslet
Sea routes to the United Kingdom from Calais, France and De Panne, Belgium | Map: InfoMigrants
The Jalhay center in Belgium is accused of serious irregularities | Photo: Migrations Libres
Margaritis Schinas says the EU has not done 'particularly well on returns so far' | Photo: Jonathan Raa/picture-alliance