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Despite being in the spotlight following her arrest in Italy last June, Carola Rackete says the real heroes are "the people we encountered at sea who survived so much more than crossing in an unseaworthy boat." | Photo: Reuters
Some of the migrants brought back to Khums by the Libyan coast guard | Photo: Reuters
A Turkish coast guard vessel picks up a migrant boat in the Aegean Sea | Photo: Picture-alliance/AA/B.Akay
The numbers of those trying to cross borders into Europe has risen, according to Frontex | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/Xinhua/D.Tosidis
Groups of migrants on Turkey's Pazarkule border to Greece stand behind rolls of barbed wire | Photo: Reuters/A.Avramidis
The crew of the Doctors Without Borders rescue vessel Ocean Viking rescuing a group of migrants in the Mediterranean off the coast of Libya | Photo: EPA/H. Wallace Bowman
An officer patrolling for the European border patrol agency Frontex | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/Christian Charisius
Migrants walk back from the Turkey-Greece border to the city centre of Edirne, Turkey, 3 March 2020 | Photo: EPA/ERDEM SAHIN
Migrants arriving to the trading port in Melilla after they were rescued by Sea Rescue members at the Chafarinas Islands on the Mediterranean Sea | PHOTO/ARCHIVE/EPA/FG Guerrero
Frontex deploys an additional 100 border guards in Greece. They come from 22 different EU member states | Photo: Frontex
A migrant runs as Greek security forces intervene at the border between Turkey and Greece | Photo: Picture-alliance/AA/A.Hudaverdi Yaman
Migrants at the port of Motril, southern Spain, after being rescued by Spanish authorities on February 7, 2020 | Photo:EPA/PEDRO FEIXAS