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Pateras, wooden boats which are not equipped for the open waters of the Atlantic Ocean | D.Gormezano
Several other children were rescued as part of the same emergency mission | Source: Source: Screenshot of EFE, 25 October
From file: Boats used by migrants to reach the Canary Islands coasts, are seen piled up at Arinaga port, in Aguimes, on the island of Gran Canaria, Spain, on November 13, 2020 | Photo: REUTERS/Borja Suarez
32 migrants whose boat had drifted at sea for over two weeks arrived on Tenerife on July 1 | Photo: Miguel Barreto/Agencia EFE/Imago Images
From file: A baby was born on a boat en route to the Canary Islands, April 29, 2021 | Photo: Reuters
Migrant arriving in Ceuta,May 18. 2021 | Photo: Reuters
Migrants arriving in Libya via the Sahara Desert in 2016 | Photo: Reuters
Smuggling migrants has become a highly lucrative business for many | Photo: AP Photo/Mosa'ab Elshamy
Spanish rescue authorities are facing a rise in boats arriving in the Canary Islands | Photo: Imago
A baby was among a group of migrants rescued by the Spanish coast guard and brought to Arguineguin, Gran Canaria, on Tuesday, 18 February, 2020 | Photo: Reuters/B. Suarez
A small boat at La Santa dock in Lanzarote, Canary Islands, 25 October 2018 | Photo: Imago
Two young girls carrying red UNICEF backpacks walk side by side | Photo: DW/Hugo Flotat-Talon