illegal migration

Keeping a low profile and hiding out remains the only solution for Afghans coming into Turkey by irregular means | Photo: Reuters/Murat Sezer
Refugees and supporters demand the release of two rescuers, among them Sarah Mardini, who were arrested for smuggling on Lesbos island, during a symbolic protest in Syntagma Square in central Athens, Greece, 1 September 2018 | Photo: EPA/ORESTIS PANAGIOTOU
© Jaime Reina, AFP | Tourists arrive at the Son Sant Joan airport in Palma de Mallorca on March 26, 2021.
From file: Migrants walking outside their tents at the Karatepe refugee camp on Lesbos island, Greece | Photo: ARCHIVE/ EPA/VANGELIS PAPANTONIS
A group of people thought to be migrants are brought into Dover, Kent, by the RNLI following a small boat incident in the Channel, picture taken on Wednesday September 2, 2020 | Photo: IMAGO
Archive picture of a small boat carrying migrants off the southeast coast of Spain, north of the Moroccan-Algerian border, in the Mediterranean Sea | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA
A French policewoman was killed by a  Tunisian man in Rambouillet on April 23, 2021 / Photo: Picture-Alliance
Migrant families are frequently separated during their journeys, with some never hearing from their loved ones again | Photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/O. Calvo
The photo shows an archive image of an Italian police officer in Lodi | Photo: ANSA/FLAVIA MAZZA
Police operation in Frosinone on February 23, 2021 | Photo: ANSA/UFFICIO STAMPA POLIZIA DI STATO
Fire broke out in an abandoned warehouse occupied by migrants in Badalona, Spain, Wednesday 9 December 2020 | Photo: picture-alliance/J. Mateu
A boat patrols the English Channel waters | Photo: Picture-alliance/G.Fuller