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 28 migrants, mainly from Bangladesh, have been rescued on a boat in distress nearly 115 nautical miles from the coast by the Italian coast guard | Photo: Valeria Ferraro/SOPA Images via ZUMA Press Wire
From file: An abandoned car sits in the Sahara desert region ( in this case in Niger) | Photo: Jeremoe Delay / ANSA/AP Photo
Mazen's father, Muhammad Azam, in a public park in Tripoli | Photo: ANSA
The biggest island in the archipelago, Mallorca, is due north of Algiers | Screenshot of Google Maps
The Eritrean suspect arrested in Ethiopia and extradited to Italy | Photo: POLIZIA DI STATO
Migrants attempting to cross from Tunisia to Italy | Photo: EPA/Jose Sena Goulao
From file, some migrants who managed to sucessfully cross from Tunisia on August 6, 2022 are helped by crew from the Spanish NGO Open Arms | Photo: Francisco Seco / AP  Photo / picture alliance
Mohamed Ali Chelbi, a young goalkeeper from CS Sfaxien, takes a selfie on a boat taking him to Italy  | Photo: Paolo Paluzzi
Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi and Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune hold a joint press conference in Algiers July 18, 2022 | Source: Screenshot from press conference released by Palazzo Chigi (Italian  Prime Minister's Office)
The Algerian Flag on the building of the Peoples Democratic Republic of Algeria embassy in Paris on October 4, 2021 | Photo: Raphael Lafargue / ABACA / Reuters
Source: InfoMigrants
Migrants who crossed the fence from Morocco to Melilla (Spain) on March 2, 2022 | Photo: Europa Press/abaca/picture alliance