sea arrivals

The island of Lesbos is overwhelmed with ongoing migrant arrivals | Photo: Jannis Papadimitriou
Members of the Libyan Red Crescent are seen recovering the bodies of migrants that washed ashore east of Tripoli | Photo: EPA/STRINGER
A boat carrying Tunisian migrants enters the port of Lampedusa after being rescued | PHOTO: ARCHIVE/ANSA/Ettore Ferrari
Land ahoy - migrants rejoice as they approach Italy to disembark | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/R. Brito
Italian authorities perform health checks on all new arrivals | Photo: ANSA
The disembarkation of 10 Tunisian migrants who arrived autonomously at the port of Lampedusa | Photo: ANSA
Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said the clash with Italy could affect diplomatic ties between the two countries | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/B. von Jutrczenka
The Ocean Viking can hold a maximum of 100 rescued migrants | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa
The UK government is investing heavily in fortifying border police  | COPYRIGHT:picture-alliance/empics/G. Fuller
Some of the 46 migrants who landed on the Sulcis coast of southern Sardinia sitting on a wall near Cagliari | Photo: ANSA/CARABINIERI
Among the rescued migrants were multiple women and children | PHOTO: picture-alliance/ZUMA Press
The Spanish Navy vessel Audaz in the port of Lampedusa | Photo: ANSA/Elio Desiderio