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Members of the Queer community in Kenya shout slogans as they carry placards and gay pride flag during a protest outside Kenya's Ministry of Education in Nairobi, Kenya, 13 January 2022. The Queer community held the protest in reactions after the Kenyan education minister George Magoha made a comment that has sparked controversy after directing that, students engaging in homosexuality be barred from boarding schools | Photo: EPA/DANIEL IRUNGU
Rocca's criticism came after 6 million Ukrainian refugees were welcomed in Europe | Photo: Cecilia Fabiano/ZUMAPRESS/picture-alliance
The border fence between Turkey and Greece runs near the wetlands of the Evros River
The Ocean Viking is one of several private rescue ships operating in the central Mediterranean Sea | Photo: Twitter / @SOSMedFrance
Denmark has applied a series of changes to its asylum law in recent years | Photo: picture-alliance /blickwinkel / S. Ziese
A view of people queuing in front of a tent at the arrival center for refugees from Ukraine at the former Tegel Airport in Berlin, Germany | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/CHRISTOPH SOEDER
Migrants at the camp 'Vucjak' in Bihac, Bosnia and Herzegovina | Photo: EPA/Fehim Demir
Millions of Ukrainians have left their homes, with many coming to Europe | Photo: Krystian Dobuszynski/NurPhoto
To avoid people setting out on an often dangerous journey to Europe — for example across the Mediterranean Sea, as in this photo from August 2021 — the EU created the Emergency Trust Fund for Africa to fight the root causes of migration in 2015 | Photo: Darrin Zammit Lupi/REUTERS
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy adresses European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen (R), Polish president Andrzej Duda (C), and journalist Isha Sesay (L) during the 'Stand up for Ukraine' event in Warsaw, Poland, on April 9, 2022 | Photo: EPA/Piotr Nowak
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Ukrainian refugees arrive in Monza, northern Italy, on March 26, 2022 | Photo: ANSA/Matteo Bazzi