From file: Migrants stand on the banks of Evros river, natural border between Turkey and Greece, near Edirne, Turkey, March 2, 2020 | Photo: REUTERS/Marko Djurica
Kingsdown, UK on September 7, 2021 - a group was intercepted by a British Royal National Lifeboat Institution crew in the Channel | Photo: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire
In England, Channel Rescue volunteers scan the open sea from the Kent coast for migrant boats in distress | Photo: Channel Rescue
France's Emmanuel Macron urged the British PM not to politicize the recent migrant boat tragedy in the English Channel
A policeman surveys the coastline in the north of France | Photo: Reuters
The drownings in the English Channel sent shockwaves around the world | Photo: Reuters
From file: Belongings left behind on a beach near Wimereux, France, November 24, 2021 | Photo: Reuters
A boat with 40 migrants leaves a beach in Wimereux, northern France, in an attempt to reach the English coast, Nov. 24, 2021. Photo: Reuters
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