refugees in turkey

Reports of alleged pushbacks in the Aegean Sea have been mounting over 2020 | Photo: AegeanBoatReport
Turkish coast guard officers help carry a woman off a life raft during a rescue operation in the Aegean Sea on Sept. 12, 2020 | Photo: AP Photo/Emrah Gurel
Greek coast guard vessel | Photo: picture-alliance/Zumapress
Image from an alleged maritime pushback incident in the Aegean Sea | Photo: Aegean Boat Report
Image from an alleged maritime pushback incident in the Aegean Sea | Photo: Aegean Boat Report
Migrants and refugees disembarking from a ferry in the port of Kavala, northern Greece | Photo: EPA/LASKARIS TSOUTSAS
From file: Officials wait at shore of Van lake after a boat carrying migrants sank on December 26, 2019 | Photo: Picture-alliance
Migrants in Greece | Photo: DW/F. Schmitz
Refugees at the bus terminal in Izmir, Turkey on April 14, 2020 | Photo: Picture-alliance
Migrants walk back from the Turkey-Greece border to the city centre of Edirne, Turkey, 3 March 2020 | Photo: EPA/ERDEM SAHIN
The Turkish government has announced it will be closing its borders to the EU once again | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo
Alan Kurdi's father and aunt have been campaigning for refugees for years | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/M. Lüdemann