diplomatic tensions

From file: The Ocean Viking, run by SOS Mediterranee | Photo: ANSA/OCEAN VIKING
From file: Turkish coast guard officers help carry a woman off a life raft during a rescue operation in the Aegean Sea on Sept. 12, 2020 | Photo:Emrah Gurel/  AP Photo
From file: Image from an alleged maritime pushback incident in the Aegean Sea | Photo: Aegean Boat Report
Baerbock stated that Europe's ideals would drown in the Mediterranean if human rights weren't guaranteed at its borders | Photo: Louiza Vradi/Reuters
Reports of alleged pushbacks in the Aegean Sea have been mounting since 2020 | Photo: AegeanBoatReport
Spanish Prime Minister Sanchez on a two-day visit to Morocco | Photo: Moroccan Royal Palace / AP Photo / picture alliance
Hundreds of people took part in various protests across Afghanistan | Photo: picture-alliance/AA
Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio met Tunisian President Kais Saied on December 28, 2021 | Photo: Guiseppe Lami/Ansa
The drownings in the English Channel sent shockwaves around the world | Photo: Reuters
Poland has set up a razor wire fence in some places on its frontier with Belarus to stop migrants from crossing over | Photo: Leonid Shcheglov/Belta/AFP/Reuters
With the full takeover of the Taliban, evacuation flights out of Afghanistan have become a rarity | Photo: REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier
Germany supports Poland's decision to refuse to allow migrants to enter the EU | Photo: State Border Committee of the Republic of Belarus/TASS/dpa/Picture-alliance