Iran

Iranian journalist Behrouz Boochani, who won the Victorian Prize for Literature | Credit: Behrouz Boochani
Several hundred thousand were forced to return to Afghanistan due to economic hardships in the country. Credit: Imago, Ton Koene
A civil war could break out in Afghanistan if the US withdraws its troops, which could lead to a new refugee crisis | Photo: DW/S.Tanha
More than 200 migrants and refugees have arrived in the UK since October 2018 | Credit: picture-alliance/dpa/empics/PAWire/V. Jones
Croatian authorities have significantly stepped up their efforts against illegal migration | Credit: ARCHIVE/EPA/FEHIM DEMIR
The Channel between the UK and France is the busiest shipping lane in the world. An increasing number of mostly Iranians are attempting to cross the channel in the hope of seeking asylum in the UK. | Photo: Picture Alliance / maxppp
Afghan migrants in Turkey. Credit: Reuters
Canoeist Saeid Fazloula from Iran to compete for Germany at the World Championships
Not everyone identifies with the religion they are born into, and some reject religion altogether
Iranian refugees in Serbia
Many of the people crossing the border hail from Afghanistan.
Violence against migrant and refugee women isn't going away