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Migration is one of the main issues that Francis has highlighted during his papacy | Photo: picture-alliance/Zuma/E. Inetti
The muddy Hari Rud river, at the border between Iran and Afghanistan, winds through rocky hills brushed with spring green in Gulran District, Herat Province, Herat Afghanistan | Photo: Imago Images
By early April more than half of the world’s population was under lockdown conditions | Photo: picture alliance/F. May
Niger is a popular transit country for many migrants in Africa | Photo: Silas Adamou/MSF
Despite the obstacles, many migrants try to reach Europe via the Balkans | Photo: E. Barukcic/AFP
Migrants rescued by the Ocean Viking ship told an AP reporter about the abuse they suffered in Libya
Croatian border policemen at the Maljevac border crossing with Bosnia | Photo: Archive/EPA/Fehim Demir
Nigerian migrant returnees boarding the plane to Lagos from southern Libya on 8 November 2018. Credit: IOM/Moayad Zaghdani
Migrants disembarked from the German NGO migrant rescue ship Eleonore in the Sicilian port of Pozzallo, southern Italy | ANSA/FRANCESCO RUTA
Eritrea has been increasingly militarized since the conflict with Ethiopia in 2000 | COPYRIGHT: picture-alliance/dpa/A. Joe
An abandoned car rests in Niger's Tenere desert region of the south central Sahara. Once a well-worn roadway for overlander tourists, the highway's 4,500 kilometers (2,800 miles) are a favored path for migrants heading north | Photo: ANSA/AP Photo/Jerome Delay
A plane deporting rejected Afghan asylum seekers from Munich to Kabul | Photo: Imago/M.Trammer