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View of the Policlinico Universitario 'Agostino Gemelli' in Rome | Photo: Archive/ANSA/Alighiero Palazzo
Rescue ship Mare Jonio in the Mediterranean
Four migrants disembark from the Gregoretti | Photo: ANSA/ALESSANDRO DI MEO
Refugees arriving in Rome via humanitarian corridor | Photo: ANSA
Refugees from Iraq at the airpoirt in Hanover, Germany | Photo: AP
Funeral mass for Jean-Paul, a 24-year-old Cameroonian migrant, at the Church of St Mary’s Assumption in Lesbos, Greece. Photo: Claire Paccalin, January 19, 2019
A demonstration of migrants Mira, near Venice. Credit: ANSA/ANDREA MEROLA
Hayarpi Tamrazyan (right) from Armenia attends a service in the Bethel church in The Hague | Photo: Getty Images/AFP.K.van Weel
Hayarpi Tamrazyan (right) from Armenia attends a service in the Bethel church in The Hague | Photo: Getty Images/AFP.K.van Weel
Croatian border policemen keep watch at Maljevac border crossing with Bosnia And Herzegovina as a group of migrants attempting to cross into Croatia block the crossing, Velika Kladusa, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Credit: EPA/FEHIM DEMIR
A stream of migrants disembark from the Diciotti, an Italian coast guard boat
Church asylum usually only applies to asylum seekers who are threatened with some form of deportation to inhumane living conditions, including torture or even death.