repatriation

A group of migrants and asylum seekers at the border town of Ventimiglia, 5 August 2016 | Photo: ANSA / FABRIZIO TENERELLI
Copenhagen is currently the only capital in Europe to have deemed the region around the Syrian capital Damascus to be sufficiently safe to send refugees from the area back there
Members of the Turkish Coast Guard taking migrants, who were allegedly pushed back from the Greece side, on a boat during a patrol to search and rescue for migrants offshore the Ayvalik district in Balikesir, Turkey | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/ERDEM SAHIN
Hundreds of people gathered in Copenhagen on April 21, 2021, to protest for the rights of Syrian refugees to stay in Denmark | Photo: Ritzau Scanpix/Imago
Police during a protest at a migrant repatriation center in Milan, Italy, in October 2020 | Photo: ANSA/Andrea Fasani
From file: EU Commissioner for Home Affairs Ylva Johansson | Photo: Ansa
From file: The CPR in Gradisca d'Isonza | Photo: ANSA/ALICE FUMIS
Child and teenage migrants in Paris, in March 2019 | Photo: InfoMigrants
EU Home Affairs Commissioner Ylva Johansson meets the Moroccan Minister of the Interior Abdelouafi Laftit | Source: Twitter feed from Ylva Johansson @YlvaJohansson
European Commissioner for Home Affairs Ylva Johansson speaks during a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels, Belgium | Photo: Virginia Mayo / EPA
Migrants attempting to climb the barbed wire fence between Morocco and the Spanish enclave of Ceuta | Photo: Reuters
Thousands of migrants have arrived on the Canary Islands in the last month | Photo: Javier Bauluz