Mauritania

Germany's highest court, the Bundesverfassungsgericht (BVerfG) in Karlsruhe | Photo: picture alliance/Uli Deck/dpa
Photo from file: The route from West Africa to the Canary Islands is seeing a surge of migrants | Photo: picture-alliance / AP Photo / M. Seminara
From file: A plane near the Canary Island of Lanzarote | Photo: Picture-alliance
Around 42 migrants are rescued off the south coast of Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain, 8 February 2016 | Photo: picture-alliance/EPA/Spanish Maritime Rescue Service
Sandstone cliffs at Cap Blanc, near Nouadihibou, Mauritania | Photo: Imago/imagebroker/M.Runkel
After a shipwreck in the Mediterranean | Photo: Reuters /Giorgios Moutafis
Sandstone cliffs at Cap Blanc, near Nouadihibou, Mauritania | Photo: Imago/imagebroker/M.Runkel
A small boat at La Santa dock in Lanzarote, Canary Islands, 25 October 2018 | Photo: Imago
A group LGBT people in the border city of Tijuana, Mexico, on their way to ask for asylum to the United States | Photo: EPA/JOEBETH TERRIQUEZ
Participants at the Tunis seminar to launch the project. (Photo: Tunisian Social Affairs Ministry)
The suspected traffickers are to face prosecution for offenses including human trafficking, forced labour and child exploitation