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A boat carrying 48 migrants from Tunisia near the Portuguese Navy Oceanic Patrol Vessel 'Viana do Castelo' off the coast of Pozzallo, Sicily, Italy | Photo: EPA/JOSE SENA GOULAO
Every year, between 30,000 to 40,000
Pakistanis attempt to reach Europe irregularly
A misty day at Newlyn Harbor in Cornwall, England | Photo: Imago / Chris Button / Loop Images
North Macedonia has closed its border with Greece to migrants, which doesn't deter them from trying | Photo: Imago/ZUMA Press
A small boat carrying migrants off the southeast coast of Spain, north of the Moroccan-Algerian border, in the Mediterranean Sea | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA
Selma is waiting to find out whether Germany will grant her asylum | Photo: InfoMigrants/M. MacGregor
A group of Moroccans cross the Straits of Gibraltar on an inflatable boat in 2018 | Photo: Reuters / Jon Nazca
The Moroccan city of Tangier, located on the Strait of Gibraltar, across from Spain | Photo: picture alliance/Bildagentur-online
The border between Russia and Finland | Photo: Reuters (archive)
Migrants and refugees at a secret safe house in an area known as 'The Ghetto" of Agadez, Niger | Photo: ANSA/UNICEF
More than 500 police officers took part in the coordinated raids | Photo: Imago
Young Afghan migrants in the Victoria Park | Photo: Aasim Saleem