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An officer patrolling for the European border patrol agency Frontex | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/Christian Charisius
Margaritis Schinas says the EU has not done 'particularly well on returns so far' | Photo: Jonathan Raa/picture-alliance
Credit: European Commission
Credit: European Commission
Unaccompanied minors are often forced to sleep on the ground | Photo: Idro Seferi Il/DW
A migrant trying to cross the Ceuta border fence on April 13, 2021 | Photo: Antonio Sempere/Lagencia/imago images
EU Commission boss von der Leyen warned Turkey over its human rights record | Photo: Presidential Press Office/REUTERS
The Greek coast guard reported that Turkish vessels tried to escort migrant boats into Greek territorial waters | Source: Screenshot from the website of the Hellenic Coast Guard, April 2, 2021
Reuters/Umit Bektas | Syrian refugees in Turkey.
The Greek island of Lesbos is where many migrants arrive from Turkey by crossing the Aegean Sea | Photo: A. Messinis/AFP
The European Commission in Brussels, Belgium | Photo: EPA/Julian Warnard
Migrants walk back from the Turkey-Greece border to the city center of Edirne, Turkey, 3 March 2020 | Photo: EPA/ERDEM SAHIN