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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
Migrants saved by private rescue missions are brought to European ports, while those intercepted by the Greek coast guard are taken back to the war-torn country | Photo: ANSA/STRINGER
The living conditions of migrants and refugees in Greece are regarded as below international standards, not only in prisons | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/O. Panagiotou
Immigration detention is never in the best interests of a child, say human rights advocates Photo: picture alliance/B. Pedersen
Germany's Interior Minister Horst Seehofer | Photo: DW/B.Riegert
Hungary's controversial transit zones along the Serbian border are policed by military units | COPYRIGHT: picture-alliance/Photoshot/A. Volgyi
Despite fortifications, migrants continue to scale the border between Greece and North Macedonia | Photo:  Imago/ZUMA Press
Survivors of a shipwreck off the Libyan coast on Thursday, July 25, 2019 | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa
Police take a man into custody in Ellwangen, Baden Württemberg on May 3, 2018 | Credit: picture-alliance/dpa/S. Puchner
Hungary's controversial transit zones along the Serbian border are policed by military units | COPYRIGHT: picture-alliance/Photoshot/A. Volgyi
A picture of Ahmed from the family photo album  | Credit: Screenshot from Amnesty International film about Ahmed's case from February 2018
240 migrants are detained in this administrative detention center a few kilometers from Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport | Credit: Maeva Poulet/InfoMigrants