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German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte hold a joint press conference in Rome on November 11th, 2019 | Photo: picture-alliance/NurPhoto/J. Landi
Migrants waiting on board NGO ship Ocean Viking to disembark, off the coast of Malta | Photo: EPA/Hannah Wallace Bowman/ Doctors Without Borders
Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio in Parliament | Photo: ANSA/ALESSANDRO DI MEO
Handout photo made available by German civil sea rescue organisation Sea-Eye, showing the Alan Kurdi vessel off the Libyan coast | Photo: EPA/FAB
Italian Interior Minister Luciana Lamorgese | Photo: ANSA/Angelo Carconi
The 'Alan Kurdi' Sea-Eye rescue ship seen in June 2019 | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/Sea-Eye/F.Heinz
French Navy crew help rescued migrants during the EU sea patrol mission Triton/Frontex in 2015 | Photo: EPA/SEBASTIEN CHENAL
People in a dinghy off the coast of Libya with a ship in the background | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/O.Calvo
Migrants aboard search and rescue vessel Sea-Watch 3 | Photo: Grodotzki
European Operation Sophia has been rescuing fewer migrants since its ships were halted | Credit: Picture-alliance/dpa/G.Lami
Tajoura detention center in Tripoli, Libya | Photo: Reuters/I.Zitouny
Libya's coast guard has been intercepting an increasing number of migrants at sea in recent weeks | Photo: ANSA/ LIBYAN NAVY PRESS OFFICE