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The Balkan Route is one of the most frequented migration routes worldwide | Photo: Kemal Softic/AP/picture-alliance
Greek coast guards rescued 108 people off Mykonos, Greece, on June 19, 2022 | Photo: Hellenic Coast Guard/AP/picture-alliance
The Slovenian border fence along the country’s border with Croatia was erected in response to the so-called refugee crisis | Photo Dana Alboz/InfoMigrants
Migrants at the Miral migrant camp were taken on buses by police on April 28, 2022, and transfered to Lipa camp | Photo: No Name Kitchen
The Kikinda camp in Serbia houses around 100 Indians. Most of the residents are from South Asian countries, hoping to reach Europe | Photo: Arafatul Islam
The Lipa camp in Bosnia & Herzegovina was rebuilt after a fire in 2020 | Photo: Arafatul Islam/InfoMigrants
Migrants are increasingly turning to other routes in hopes of reaching EU territory (file photo) | Photo: Marko Djurica / Reuters
From file: Migrants in the Lipa camp in Bihac, Bosnia and Herzegovina | Photo: Archive / EPA / FEHIM DEMIR
Most of the migrants in Serbia’s Kikinda migrant camp are from South Asia—Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan | Photo: Arafatul Islam/InfoMigrants
Men from South Asia play cricket at a migrant camp in Serbia | Photo: Anupam Deb Kanunja/DW
From file: Frontex have been investing in technology and advaced recording of biometric data to help control borders and migration | Photo: Picture alliance
Two refugees warm up over a makeshift fire after rainfall, while waiting to be allowed to cross the border into North Macedonia at the northern Greek border station of Idomeni | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/P.Giannakouris