The Sea-Eye 4 arrived in Messina, Italy, with 476 rescued people on board on June 22, 2022 | Photo: Gabriele Maricchiolo/NurPhoto/picture alliance
The Louise Michel with some of those it rescued on board before transfer to the Sea-Watch 4 | Photo: Louise Michel MV
A picture posted to Twitter by Sea-Eye shows the nighttime rescue of 76 migrants, bring the total on board to 492 | Photo: @seaeyeorg twitter feed. @KranzuschC
From file: The Sea-Watch 3 in Messina on February 27, 2020 | Photo: Carmelo Imbesi / ANSA
A group of migrants rescued from the Mediterranean by Sea-Watch 3 crew on June 2, 2022 | Source: Twitter feed @Seawatch_intl
Some of the 85 rescued migrants on board the Aurora wait to disembark on Lampedusa | Source: @Seawatchcrew twitter feed
The quarantine ship Azzurra off Lampedusa | Photo: ARCHIVIO/ANSA/ELIO DESIDERIO
Some of the 158 migrants the Ocean Viking crew rescued from two unseaworthy and overloaded rubber boats on May 19, 2022 prepare to board the NGO vessel | Photo: Candida Lobes/SOS Mediterranee
Migrants disembarking from NGO vessel Sea-Eye 4 in Augusta, Sicily on April 6, 2022 | Photo: Joe Rabe/
A group of migrants in the Caltanissetta reception center | Photo: ARCHIVE/ANSA
Migrants being held in the detention center in Zawiya, 30 km from Tripoli | Photo: ARCHIVE/ANSA/ZUHAIR ABUSREWIL
439 rescued migrants and refugees were allowed to disembark from the Geo Barents in Augusta, Italy, on January 29, 2022 | Photo: MSF