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Immigration detention is never in the best interests of a child, say human rights advocates Photo: picture alliance/B. Pedersen
United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres delivers a speech as he arrives in Beni, North Kivu province, Democratic Republic of the Congo, September 1 September| Photo: EPA/Hugh Kinsella Cunningham
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, during her speech opening the 42nd session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, on September 9, 2019 | Photo: EPA/Salvatore Di Nolfi
The United Nations and the European Union have called for investigations into the attack on the detention center in Libya / Photo: picture-alliance
With nearly 80,000 residents, Zaatari camp in Jordan has evolved into a permanent settlement | Photo: AP Photo/Khalil Hamra
A cholera vaccination campaign poster at a camp for displaced people in Mozambique (April, 2019) / Photo: picture-alliance
Carola Rackete is seen onboard the ship as it docks in Lampedusa | Photo: Reuters/G. Mangiapane
UN scholarship recipient Oscar Garcia Suarez wants to encourage other refugees to follow their dreams | Photo: DW/S. Serdar
Interior Minister Matteo Salvini during an ANSA forum | Photo: ANSA/ETTORE FERRARI
Woman with a child at a migrant detention center in Zawiya, 30 km from Tripoli. PHOTO/ARCHIVE/ANSA/ZUHAIR ABUSREWIL
Migrants workers in a tent camp several kilometers from the border crossing of Ras Jdir, Tunisia | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/JIM HOLLANDER
Libyan authorities in Tripoli detain hundreds of people suspected of trying to reach Europe illegally | Photo: EPA/STR