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Lithuanian authorities are having to build makeshift migrant accommodation centers, including tent camps | Photo: Reuters
Trucks with Polish humanitarian aid to Lithuania arrive in the vicinity of the Vilnius airport to help with the migration crisis | Photo:EPA/VALDEMAR DOVEIKO
Frim file: A coast guard officer waves at a boat carrying rescue migrants to Crete Island, Greece, in November 2014 | Photo: Rapanis Stefanos/EPA/picture-alliance
Norway will reassess its decision in mid-September | Photo: Imago/YAY Micro
Logo for New Pact on Asylum and Integration | Credit: EU Commission
In 2018, a political agreement in Germany to cap reunions for refugee families at 1,000 per month helped to secure Merkel's fourth term as chancellor | Photo: S. Kahnert/picture alliance
Lithuania is reinforcing its border but says it is overwhelmed by the new migrants being helped across by Belarus | Photo: Janis Laizans/REUTERS
EU commissioner for Home Affairs Ylva Johansson speaks during her visit to the Obrenovac migrant reception center in Obrenovac, Serbia | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/ANDREJ CUKIC
The border wall separating the Spanish enclave of Ceuta from Morocco, May 21, 2021 | Photo: Diego Radames / Anadolu Agency
The Lithuanian government has accused Belarus of using migration as a weapon | Photo: Paulius Pelecki/Getty Images (via DW)
EU flags next to the European Commission in Brussels, Belgium | Photo: EPA/Julien Warnand
Lithuania has registered a huge spike in illegal migration as Minsk retaliates against EU sanctions | Photo: Paulius Pelecki/Getty Images (via DW)