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Migrants abandoned in the Sahara desert | Photo: Sylla Ibrahima Sory
From file: The bodies were discovered near Libya's border with Sudan | Photo: picture-alliance/AA
IOM confirms that on July 6 44 migrants were rescued in the Niger desert | Photo: @IOM_Niger Twitter feed
Here the Libyan authorities deal with finding the bodies of 20 migrants dead in the Sahara desert | Photo: Picture alliance / AA / Libyan First Aid Service
From file: An abandoned car in the Ténéré desert, in the southern Sahara | Photo: ANSA/AP Photo/Jerome Delay
Migrants visiting an MSF health center in Assamaka, Niger | Source: MSF
© Lluis Gene, AFP | This file photo shows vessels at a 'boat cemetery' on the Spanish Canary island of Gran Canaria on November 18, 2021. On Sunday, at least 44 migrants drowned when their boat capsized off the coast of the Western Sahara. It was not clear where the boat was heading, but usually migrants leaving from that area try to reach Spain's Canary Islands.
Many migrants die in the desert | PHOTO: picture-alliance/AP Photo/J. Delay
Migrants abandoned in the Sahara desert | Photo: Sylla Ibrahima Sory
Smuggling migrants has become a highly lucrative business for many | Photo: AP Photo/Mosa'ab Elshamy
Most Malian refugees have been displaced from their country since 2012 | Photo: HCR / Sylvain Cherkaoui
Fatma and her husband Yacoub, migrants from Mali, carry their children as they make their way in Lahj, Yemen | Photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty