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Rescuers from the Spanish coast guard carry a coffin containing the recovered body of one of the four deceased migrants to a transfer van at the port of La Restinga, on the Canary Island of El Hierro, Spain April 12, 2021 | Photo: Borja Suarez/Reuters
A similar sized dingy set off on March 9 and was picked up by the French authorities | Photo: Twitter/préfecture maritime de la Manche et de la mer du Nord @premarmanche
An image posted on Twitter by Alarm Phone and the Aditus Foundation purporting to be the missing migrant boat taken from the Moonbird | Source: Twitter feed @aditusNGO
Migrants set up a tent to shelter from the rain on Gran Canaria after being expelled from a reception center, on March 5, 2021 | Photo: Borja Suarez/Reuters
183 migrants crossed the Channel on March 23. The figure was the highest daily number so far in 2021 | Photo: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire
A picture from file showing migrants off the Libyan coast in 2018 | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/O.Calvo
A migrant on board the Ocean Viking looks out at the Mediterranean while waiting for a place of safety in which to disembark | Photo: Anthony Jean / SOS Mediterranee @SOSMedIntl
An abandoned life jacket in the Aegean Sea in 2016 | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/L.Pitarakis
Migrants on board a rubber dinghy reach out to crew members of the Open Arms, February 12, 2021 | Photo: picture alliance/dpa/AP | Bruno Thevenin
Wissant Bay, just south of the town of Calais is where many smugglers hide their boats before crossing the Channel | Photo: Mehdi Chebil / InfoMigrants
Migrants on board the Ocean Viking celebrate after they are told they can head to Augusta in Sicily to disembark | Photo: Hippolyte / SOS Mediterranee Twitter feed @SOSMedIntl
The crew of Ocean Viking made the rescue of the 121 people in the early hours of Thursday, February 4 | Source: Hippolyte / SOS MEDITERRANEE Twitter @SOSMedIntl