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From file: A small boat carrying migrants is rescued by Guardia Civil near Cadiz, southern Spain | Photo: EPA/SPANISH CIVIL GUARD
Migrants are attended by Spanish authorities after their arrival at Orzola port in Lanzarote, Canary Islands, September 26, 2021 | Photo: IMAGO
Rescuers help a migrant to disembark from a Spanish coast guard vessel in the port of Arguineguin, Gran Canaria, Spain, on September 15, 2021 | Photo: REUTERS/Borja Suarez
Spanish Salvamento Maritimo members take care of rescued migrants upon their arrival at Arguineguin's port in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain, 25 August 2021 | Photo: EPA/QUIQUE CURBELO
Migrants arrive at Puerto del Rosario after a group of 50 migrants was rescued at sea by Spanish Maritime Rescue Services, 50 km off the coast of Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain, August 29, 2021 | Photo: EPA/CARLOS DE SAA
A woman was the only survivor of a shipwreck off the Canary Islands. She was hospitalized with severe dehydration | Photo: Reuters
One of 33 migrants rescued from a boat off the Canary Islands on August 10, 2021 | Photo: EPA/Angel Medina G.
These migrants made it to the Canary Islands from Morocco but many more die at sea. Perhaps nearly 2,000 in 2021 alone | Photo: Javier Bauluz / AP
A boy prays before taking a swim near the border of Morocco and the Spanish enclave of Ceuta on May 18, 2021 | Photo: Mosa'ab Elshamy/AP Photo
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
From file: Migrants from Morocco are detained by Spanish Police after arriving at the coast of the Canary Islands | Photo: Javier Bauluz / AP Photo