More than 1,100 migrants have been reported dead off Libya's shores so far this year. | Photo: picture-alliance/S. Palacios
Young men from Mali wait at a Red Cross shelter in Irun, northern Spain, close to the border with France | Photo: EPA/Juan Herrero
Spanish rescue workers search for survivors in the Canary Islands near Lanzarote on June 18, 2021 | Photo: Reuters
From file: Members of the Libyan Red Crescent are seen recovering the bodies of migrants that washed ashore east of Tripoli | Photo: EPA/STRINGER
Life vests recovered after a migrant boat sinking | Photo: Reuters
From file: Migrants on a rubber dinghy are pictured during a rescue operation, off the coast of Libya in the Mediterranean Sea, November 13, 2020. Picture taken November 13, 2020 | Photo: REUTERS/Stringer
From file: Migrants try to keep themselves out of the water after their makeshift boat sinks in the Mediterranean | Photo: Reuters
The crew of Ocean Viking is on the look out for boats in distress | Photo: Anthony Jean/SOS Mediteranee
From file: Ethiopian migrants board a smugglers' boat in Djibouti, 2019 | Photo:Nariman El-Mofti/AP
These migrants swam to Melilla | Source: Twitter @AdelanteMelilla
From file: Ethiopian migrants disembark a boat on the shores of Ras al-Ara, Lahj, Yemen | Photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty
File: An abandoned life jacket in the Aegean Sea in 2016 | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/L.Pitarakis