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Syrian and Afghan refugees at Menekse Beach in Istanbul, Turkey | Photo: /EPA/Sedat Suna
A migrant family from Afghanistan, intercepted by Turkish security forces after crossing illegally into Turkey, awaits their fate at a migrant processing center in the eastern border city of Van on August 22, 2021 | REUTERS/Murad Sezer
Afghan refugees have to cover thousands of kilometers before they arrive in Turkey | Photo: Ozan Kose/AFP/Getty Images (via DW)
An Afghan woman who crossed the Iran-Turkey border near Tatvan district in Bitlis, Turkey, on August 17, 2021 | Photo: picture alliance/Ali Ihsan Ozturk
From file: Members of the Turkish Coast Guard take migrants, who were allegedly pushed back from the Greek side, on a boat during a patrol to search and rescue for migrants offshore the Ayvalik district in Balikesir, Turkey, April 10 2021 | Photo: Erdem Sahin / EPA
The Evros River runs along much of the frontier between Greece and Turkey. It was just one of the many obstacles which stood in between the Al Khawien family's reunion | Photo: DW
European Council President Charles Michel (center) walks with Greek Minister of Citizen Protection Michalis Chrisochoidis (right) and Greek migration minister Notis Mitarakis (left) during his visit in a refugees camp on Lesbos on September 15, 2020 | Photo: Dimitris Tosidis/EPA
The ministerial decision has led to uncertainty and stress for asylum seekers in Greece | Photo: EPA/Kostas Tsironis
The EU wants to extend a migration deal with Turkey to stem the flow of migrants to Europe | Photo: Bülent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images
Migrants, who were allegedly pushed back by Greek authorities, in Balikesir, Turkey | Photo: EPA/Erdem Sahin
The Greek island of Lesbos is where many migrants arrive from Turkey by crossing the Aegean Sea | Photo: A. Messinis/AFP
Reuters/Umit Bektas | Syrian refugees in Turkey.