migrant smuggling

From file:  Passengers go through the UK Border at Terminal 2 of Heathrow Airport | Photo: Steve Parsons/PA Wire
From file: The border between Greece and Turkey in the Evros region has been reinforced with Greek police border officers, drones, a steel fence, watchtowers with thermal remote cameras and radar, as well as vehicles like the ‘MRAP Typhoon GSS-300’ vehicle | Photo: Nicolas Economou/ picture-alliance
Federal police have struck a blow against an internationally operating smuggling ring on May 23, 2023 | Photo: Bundespolizei
From file: Police are searching for the driver of a van in which two migrants were found dead on in Siegendorf, Austria, near the border with Hungary, October 19, 2021 | Photo: Robert Jaeger/APA/picture-alliance
A map showing the migrant smuggling routes allegedly used by the suspects | Photo: ANSA/Police
A Catania police operation against an alleged transnational organisation trafficking migrants towards Europe through Italy that led to the arrest of 17 people in different places in Italy on April 26, 2023 | Photo: ANSA/Polizia Di Stato
From file: The arrest of an alleged human smuggler in Pozzallo, Sicily |  Photo: ARCHIVE/ANSA/POLIZIA (ANSAmed)
Greek police having been increasing the number of raids carried out to curb irregular migration | Photo: Imago / Panayotis Tzamaros
A fishing boat with 650 migrants onboard arriving in Roccella Ionica in southern Italy on March 26, 2023 | Photo: Antonello Lupis/ANSA
Debris from the ship in the aftermath of a deadly migrant shipwreck in Steccato di Cutro near Crotone, Italy, February 28, 2023 | Photo: REUTERS/Remo Casilli
Migrants wait in front of the Trieste prefect's office | Photo: Archive/ANSA/Alice Rita Fumis/FMS
Children were among the Syrians found in the back of a van by the German Federal Police on Monday | Source: Bundespolizei (German Federal Police)