From file: A plane near the Canary Island of Lanzarote | Photo: Picture-alliance
Migrants climb over Melilla border fence | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/S.Palacios
Afghanistan has accused German authorities of conducting too many deportations (File photo) | Photo: picture-alliance/spa/D. Maurer
Oumar got an apprenticeship in France and worked in a restaurant | Photo: DR
Unimaginable challenges await migrants who cross the Mediterranean to Europe | Photo: Picture alliance/R. Brito
Two thirds of all asylum seekers in Germany are men | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/D.Karmann
Amin and his German partner | Photo: Private
Prime Minister Kurz (in front) hopes to clamp down on irregular migration while his deputy, Green Party leader Werner Kogler, espouses less radical views on migration | Photo:  Reuters/L. Foeger
A screenshot of the Administrative Detention Center (CRA) in Rennes where Omar was held before being deported | Credit: Screenshot from the organization La Cimade website
Deportation procedures involve the enlisting of dozens of additional security forces, making them challenging to coordinate |  Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/B. Roessler
Authorities in Germany collect biometric data from migrants and refugees in order to identify them better in future | Photo: Getty Images/S. Gallup
From file: Police escort man during a deportation | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/Bildfunk/S.Puchner