missing persons

From file: Migrants who lost their lives in a shipwreck are buried in Sfax, Tunisia on June 11, 2020 | Photo: picture-alliance
A photo montage of the Mediterranean Sea and map, where hundreds of migrants have gone missing already in 2022 | Photo: Mothers' Words project
A Carabinieri police official consults a map during operations to look for two missing children in Rome | Photo: ARCHIVE/ANSA/CLAUDIO PERI
The Red Cross also helps people find missing relatives | Photo: Getty Images
The Spanish maritime rescue services were busy in the Canary Islands in the last two days, 72 migrants were rescued, but at least 28 missing | Photo: Picture Alliance / Pacific Press
Banochai Elham from Afghanistan. His family lost contact in early 2022 | Photo: via WhatsApp
During another shipwreck in the Mediterranean, this man was rescued by the crew of the Sea-Watch 3 | Photo: Michél Kekulé / Sea Watch International
File photo: A reception center for asylum seekers in Graz, Austria | Photo: AP Photo/Christian Bruna
From File: Tunisian naval and coast guard have reported bodies washing up and rescuing migrants who got into difficulty on the central Mediterranean route several times in 2022 | Photo: Tasnim Nasri/  Picture-alliance/Anadolu Agency
Libyan Red Crescent workers pick up bodies near Sabratha, February 28, 2022 | Credit: Twitter @rgowans / Libyan Red Crescent
Les bateaux utilisés pour la traversée de l’Atlantique s’entassent sur l’île de Grande Canarie | Photo : REUTERS/Borja Suarez
From file: Wreath of flowers thrown into the sea during the October 3, 2019 commemoration of 366 victims of a shipwreck that took place on October 3, 2013 off Lampedusa | ANSA/Pasquale Claudio Montana Lampo