smugglers

The island of Chios is located near the Turkish coast. Photo : InfoMigrants
Migrants board a smuggler's boat on the beach of Gravelines, near Dunkirk, northern France on October 12, 2022, in an attempt to cross the English Channel | Photo: AFP/Sameer Al-Doumy
From file: Migrants who crossed the Channel by small boat are picked up by UK Border Force officials and brought to Dover | Photo: Stuart Brock / Anadolu Agency
Fawwaz in a photo provided to ANSA by members of his family | Photo: Private
A defendent arrives at the courthouse of Mytilene, Lesbos on Monday, January 9.. Photo: InfoMigrants
From file: Countless traffickers operating in Libya are accused of keeping migrants under inhumane conditions to extort their families for money | Photo: Narciso Contreras/Hans Lucas/Imago
From file: German police inspecting a van | Photo: Andreas Arnold/dpa/picture-alliance
From file: Migrants face mortal dangers while trying to reach European countries | Photo: imago/ZUMA Press
Police carrying out an operation against human smuggling suspects in Berlin, Germany, on December 7, 2022 | Photo: Paul Zinken/dpa/picture alliance
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Migrants launch from the coast of northern France cross the English Channel in an inflatable boat near Dover, Britain, August 4, 2021 | Photo: Peter Nicholls / Reuters
From file: Migrants on a rubber dinghy are pictured during a rescue operation, off the coast of Libya in the Mediterranean Sea, November 13, 2020. Picture taken November 13, 2020 | Photo: REUTERS/Stringer