migrant smuggling

Image from file of migrants on a rubber boat after being intercepted by French authorities off the port of Calais, December 25, 2018 | Photo: Picture alliance/Marine Nationale
Police in De Panne search for missing migrants | Photo: K. Desplenter/BELGA/dpa
A group of Moroccans cross the Straits of Gibraltar on an inflatable boat in 2018 | Photo: Reuters / Jon Nazca
From archive: Turkish Coastal Guard ship UMUT shines light on a boat carrying Syrian migrants as they attempt to reach the Greek island Chios near Izmir, Turkey, December 9, 2015 | Photo: EPA/TOLGA BOZOGLU
The Moroccan city of Tangier, located on the Strait of Gibraltar, across from Spain | Photo: picture alliance/Bildagentur-online
The border between Russia and Finland | Photo: Reuters (archive)
Several investigators inspect the truck in which the bodies were found | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/S.Rousseau
This map shows the migrant trafficking routes of the group that was just arrested | Photo: ANSA/CARABINIERI
 Emergency personnel at Rosslare Europort in Co Wexford, waiting the arrival of the Stena Line ferry after 16 people were discovered in a sealed trailer on the ship, November 21, 2019  | Photo: Picture-alliance/Niall Carson/PA Wire
Ahmed Maiteeq, Libya's deputy prime minister, on DW's Conflict Zone recorded November 15, 2019 in Paris  | Photo: DW/A. MacKenzie
Asylum-seekers sit in a rubber dinghy awaiting rescue in the Mediterranean Sea | Photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/O. Calvo
Migrants wait to get onto a bus during a police operation to clear makeshift camps in the north of Paris, France, early on November 7, 2019 | Photo: EPA/Julien de Rosa