Tunisia

Migrants stand on a petroleum platform in the sea as they wait to be rescued by the Spanish NGO Open Arms during a rescue operation in international waters off Tunisia on September 17, 2022 | Photo: Petros Karadjias/AP
Twelve people rescued by the Tunisian coast guard off Zarzis - more than 7,500 Tunisians attempting the Mediterranean crossing have been turned back this year | Credit: SNFSI/Facebook
Migrants attempting to cross from Tunisia to Italy | Photo: EPA/Jose Sena Goulao
A boat carrying Tunisian migrants enters the port of Lampedusa, Italy, on April 12, 2020 | Photo: ANSA/Ettore Ferrari
UNHCR envoy Vincent Cochetel said his remarks reflected his frustration at smugglers enjoying impunity | Photo: UNHCR / S. Hopper
A wave goodbye as migrants disembark the Ocean Viking in the port of Taranto, southern Italy, Sunday, September 4, 2022 | Photo: Jeremias Gonzalez/picture alliance
Migrants on a wooden boat before they are rescued by the crew of the Ocean Viking on August 27, 2022 | Photo: Jeremias Gonzalez/AP Photo/picture alliance
Migrants attempting to cross from Tunisia to Italy | Photo: EPA/Jose Sena Goulao
Interior minister Gerhard Karner, translator Rasha Corti and Gerald Tatzgern, migration expert at the interior ministry, at the presentation of the campaign on August 23, 2022 | Photo: Press handout Austrian interior ministry  © BMI/Jürgen Makowecz
From file: A Tunisian coast guard cutter operating in the Mediterranean Sea | Photo: ANSA/Paolo Paluzzi
Border controls at the border of Ventimiglia between Italy and France have been increased in recent weeks | Photo: ARCHIVIO/ANSA/LORENZO BALLESTRA
The Open Arms Uno is seen here docked at the port of Burriana, Spain | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/DOMENECH CASTELLO