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Polish border guard officers patrol at the Kuznica-Bruzgi checkpoint on the Polish-Belarusian border amid the migrant crisis, in Kuznica, Poland, December 6, 2021 | Photo: REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
A Polish police officer is seen behind a barbed wire fence along the Belarusian-Polish border on November 22, 2021 | Photo: Sergei Bobylev/TASS/dpa/picture-alliance
Despite the challenges of COVID, Germany remained the number one country for migrants within Europe | Photo: Imago
Doctors Without Borders said its team had not been allowed access to people at Poland's frontier with Belarus | Photo: Pavel Golovkin/Ap Photo/picture-alliance
Lithuania tripled the payment to induce migrants who entered from Belarus to agree to return home | Source: Website of the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Lithuania
One German politician said the new data 'drastically demonstrates the dysfunctionality' of the EU's asylum rules | Photo: Armin Weigel/dpa/picture alliance
Poland has put up fencing along its border with Belarus to try to stem the flow of migrants coming in | Photo: Safa Karacan/AA/picture-alliance
 2021 was marked by increasingly deadly Mediterranean crossings, the Taliban coming to power in Afghanistan and an influx of migrants at the EU's eastern borders | Photo: InfoMigrants
Polish border guard officers patrol at the Kuznica-Bruzgi checkpoint reportedly push migrants back into Belarus | Photo:  REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
Migrants and refugees wait in limbo as they are pushed back and forth across the border between Belarus and Poland | Photo: Maxim Shemetov/REUTERS
The EU has accused Belarus of pushing people over EU borders with false promises of asylum | Photo: Oksana Manchuk/BelTA/AP/Picture-alliance
Polish officials with a migrant on the Polish-Belarusian border, Poland | Photo: Polish Territorial Defence Forces via REUTERS