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Joof Ousaineau, who fled from Gambia | Photo: Cecilia Ferrara and Angela Gennaro /ANSA
From file: Members of the Libyan police force stand guard over some of the 70 migrants captured while awaiting departure for Europe, in Tripoli, Libya | Photo: EPA / STR.
A handout photo made available by a local resident shows hundreds of migrants crossing the Spanish and Morocco Melilla border near Nador, Morocco, 24 June 2022 | Photo: EPA/STRINGER
Migrants who crossed to Spanish enclave Ceuta by swimming across the border | Photo: EPA/Brais Lorenzo
A migrant ship rescued by finance police in Reggio Calabria | Photo: ARCHIVE/ANSA
The Hanoi-based Blue Dragon Foundation rescued 14-year-old Kim from sexual exploitation in northern Vietnam | Photo: Blue Dragon Foundation
Archive photo of migrants intercepted at sea by the Libyan coast guard and sent back to Khoms | Photo: Reuters
Migrants arrive on Lampedusa on November 1, 2020 | Photo: ANSA
A Slovenian police car during joint patrols at the border with Italy | Photo: ANSA/Cristiana Missori
Organized crime gangs are smuggling Vietnames children and people as goods across Europe | Source: Screenshot from ARD/RBB documentary Handelsware Kind
The deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants inside this truck sent shockwaves around the world | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/S. Rousseau
The bodies were found in the back of a trailer truck in October 2019 | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/A. Chown