Kebrat and Dr. Pietro Bartolo hug as they meet in the European Parliament | Photo: ANSA
The Alan Kurdi is run by Sea-Eye | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/Sea-Eye/F. Heinz
The four Tunisian mothers meet with the mayor of Palermo, Leoluca Orlando | Photo: ANSA
Pietro Bartolo, the 'migrants' doctor,' is now a member of European Parliament | Photo: ANSA
An Italian coast guard boat searches for migrants at sea near the Sicilian island of Lampedusa on Sunday, November 24, 2019| Photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/Mauro Seminara
From archive: The Ocean Viking ship | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/ANSA/F.Ruta
The hulls of abandoned boats on Lampedusa after having brought migrants to the island | Photo: ANSA/Ciro Fusco
The Lampedusa hotspot | Photo: ANSA
Coffins on the dock after the Lampedusa shipwreck | Photo: ANSA
Coffins of the dead migrants are lined up inside the hall of the "Casa della Fratenita" (House of Fraternity) of Lampedusa on October 8, 2019 | Photo: ANSA/Ciro Fusco via AP
The art installation "Acqua passata" | Credit: ANSA
Italian authorities perform health checks on all new arrivals | Photo: ANSA