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Tunisian Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi (L) and Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa (R) during a meeting at Sao Bento Palace in Lisbon, Portugal | Photo: Rodrigo Antunes / EPA
Migrants walk, wrapped in emergency thermal blankets, after arriving by the hundreds on the southern island of Lampedusa, Italy May 9, 2021 | Photo: Mauro Buccarello / REUTERS
Sixty-five migrants, including 10 women and one boy, who were rescued from an inflatable boat about 50 km off the coast of Puerto del Rosario on the island of Fuenteventura in the Canary Islands, Spain, April 7, 2021 | Photo: EPA/Carlos de Saa
From file: Young migrants at the informal camp of La Chapelle in Paris, 2018 | Credit: InfoMigrants
In the photo, a group of Tunisians upon their arrival on the island of Lampedusa | Photo: ARCHIVE/ANSA/CONCETTA RIZZO
A photo from the aftermath of another shipwreck in the Mediterranean | Photo: Reuters / Giorgios Moutafis
A group of Moroccans cross the Straits of Gibraltar on an inflatable boat in 2018 | Photo: Reuters / Jon Nazca
Coast Guard patrol boat returning to the Lampedusa port, August 4, 2020 | Photo: ANSA/ELIO DESIDERIO
Migrants arriving in a port of Lampedusa | Photo: REUTERS
Migrants disembark in the port of Lampedusa, 24 July 2020 | Photo: Reuters
The photo of Zouhir Bournou's Facebook profile. The vlogger is known as Zizou | Source: Facebook
A handout photo made available by the Tunisian Presidency Press Service shows Tunisian President Kais Saied meeting with Italian Interior minister Luciana Lamorgese at the Carthage Palace in Tunis | PHOTO: EPA/TUNISIAN PRESIDENCY PRESS SERVICE