irregular migration

EU flags next to the European Commission in Brussels, Belgium | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/JULIEN WARNAND
Symbolic image: Migrants walking on road | Photo: Reza Shirmohammadi/DW
Priti Patel, Britain's Home Secretary, May 23, 2021 | Photo : Reuters
Archive image of the arrival in Lampedusa of a boat with Tunisians on board, on April 12, 2020 | Photo: ANSA / ETTORE FERRARI
Luna Reyes, a Spanish Red Cross member, hugs a migrant who arrived swimming to cross the border of Tarajal in Ceuta | Photo: EPA/REDUAN
Dozens of old wooden boats used by migrants are piled up in a military zone in Lampedusa | Photo: Mehdi Chebil pour InfoMigrants
Thousands of Moroccan migrants arrived illegally on Ceuta's beaches on May 17, 2021 | Photo: Reuters
Libyan coast guard vessel returning migrants to Tripoli in 2017 | Photo: picture alliance/M. Ben Khalifa
Migrant families are frequently separated during their journeys, with some never hearing from their loved ones again | Photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/O. Calvo
Two young Moroccan migrants reach the beach of Tarajal in the Spanish enclave of Ceuta after swimming from the Moroccan city of Castillejos on April 24, 2021 | Photo: Imago Images
Thursday, February 4, 2021 was 'one of the busiest days in years' in the central Mediterranean, with over 1,000 people fleeing Libya in boats | Photo: Hippolyte/SOS MEDITERRANEE
Migrants sit in a boat navigating the waters in the English Channel off the coast of northern France | Photo: Salmeer Al-Doumy/AFP/Getty Images