smugglers

Most asylum applicants without papers have to use irregular means of migration to reach Germany, since border authorities check travel documents upon arrival | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa
Migrants arrested in Laayoune are often sent into the desert near the Algerian border | Photo: Private
Source: InfoMigrants
Thursday's arrests were linked to the deaths of two Syrians who suffocated in an overfilled van at the Hungarian border | Photo: Robert Jaeger/AFP
From file: Greek Police officers detain migrants without legal residence permits in Athens
| Photo: Dimitris Aspiotis/Pacific Press
The operation was coordinated by Europol due to its transnational nature | Photo: Europol
From file: Spanish Civil Guard rescue divers seen searching for two missing migrants at Arguineguin in the Canary Islands, May 17, 2019 | Photo: Imago
Khaled watches for departures on the dunes of the Slack, in Wimereux, Pas-de-Calais, on September 8, 2021 | Photo : Mehdi Chebil for InfoMigrants
From file: A view of a warehouse facility in Dover, UK showing just some of the boats used by smugglers to transport migrants across the Channel | Photo: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire
Abdullah, 18, was burned with gasoline by a smuggler in Sebbah. The young Sudanese man is hospitalized for several months | Photo: Private
From file: Hungarian soldiers and a police car patrol along the border fence installed to prevent migrants from entering the country in Hercegszanto, in the vicinity of the border between Serbia and Hungary, November 18, 2020 | Photo: EPA/Tibor Rosta
From file: Migrants from Afghanistan walk on the seaside after arriving on Lesbos, Greece, March 2, 2020 | Photo: REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis