Cyprus

From file: Migrants at Pournara queue for food each day at the camp, where conditions have been described as 'appalling' | Photo: InfoMigrants
Rama left Guinea for Cyprus almost three years ago. She is desperate to start a new life in Europe | Photo: Charif Bibi / InfoMigrants
The Pounara camp, located about 10 kilometres outside the capital Nicosia, is the only registrations center for asylum seeker in Cyprus | Photo: InfoMigrants
A migrant walks in a field near Pournara migrant reception center in Kokkinotrimithia outside of capital Nicosia, Cyprus, on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022 | Photo: Picture-alliance
A migrant walks in a field near Pournara migrant reception center in Kokkinotrimithia outside of capital Nicosia with Turkish flags in the background | Photo: Picture-alliance
Cyprus' president Nicos Anastasiades, left, talks with migrants inside the Pournara migrant reception center on Monday, March 14, 2022 | Photo: Petros Karadjias/AP Photo
The Pournara reception camp for migrants and refugees near Nicosia in Cyprus has long been overcrowded | Photo: picture alliance/AP
Migrants walk near Pournara migrant reception center in Kokkinotrimithia outside of capital Nicosia, Cyprus, on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022 | Photo: Picture-alliance
From file: Migrants wait to be registered inside Pournara migrant reception center in Kokkinotrimithia outside the Cypriot capital of Nicosia on November 30, 2021 | Photo: picture-alliance
Cyprus is the most eastern EU country and located much closer to Syria, Lebanon and Turkey than the rest of the EU | Credit: France24
Migrants stand outside Pournara migrant reception center | Photo: Picture-alliance
The border between the northern and southern parts of Cyprus is under UN control, limiting the extent of Cyprus' control on its own borders | Photo: Picture alliance/ASSOCIATED PRESS/Petros Karadjias