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Former Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/M.Scrobogna
From file: A migrant boat near the shores of the Greek island of Lesbos | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/Z.Balogh
Matteo Salvini at a pess conference in Palermo after local judges decided to indict him in the Open Arms trial. The former interior minister is accused of kidnapping 147 migrants who were aboard the Open Arms in August 2019 | Photo: Igor Petyx/Kontrolab/picture-alliance
The entrance into port of the German humanitarian ship Sea-Watch 3. Messina, February 27, 2020 | Photo: ANSA/CARMELO IMBESI
An abandoned life jacket in the Aegean Sea in 2016 | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/L.Pitarakis
The Supreme Court of Cassation in Rome | Photo: Alessandro di Meo/Archive/ANSA
A view of EU flags next to the European Commission in Brussels | Photo: EPA/JULIEN WARNAND
Mother Mechthild Thürmer, Abbess of Maria Frieden Abbey since 2011 | Photo: Screenshot from YouTube video by the Bamberg Archdiocese
A tug boat from the company Augusta Offshore | Photo: Augusta Offshore S.P.A/ FACEBOOK
From file: Migrants at Milan's main train station, Italy | Photo: ANSA/STEFANO PORTA
Former Danish immigration minister, Inger Stojberg, is set for an impeachment trial in Denmark | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/T. Eisenkrätzer
A family waits at the gate having been selected to claim asylum in Hungary / Photo: picture alliance/abaca/O. Marques