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Migrants lift up children on an overcrowded raft, before lifeguards from the Spanish NGO Proactiva Open Arms rescue all 112 on aboardm as it drifts out of control in the central Mediterranean Sea January 2, 2017. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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Migrants sit near a fire next to a Eurotunnel train depot on August 5, 2015 in Fréthun, near Calais. The European Commission offered August 4 to help France and Britain deal with the migrant crisis at the Channel Tunnel, as police on both sides braced for new attempts at the crossing. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE HUGUEN

Opinion: Migration to and from Europe

Opinion: Migration to and from Europe

European leaders have recently been preoccupied with the crisis of boat migrants as more asylum seekers continue to cross into Europe from Africa via the Mediterranean. By choosing to take the perilous journey, those illegal migrants risk everything, including their...

Greece: 12 migrants found dead after boat capsizes

Athens, Associated Press—Twelve migrants were found dead Friday and 15 were rescued after a boat capsized in western Greece, authorities said. The coast guard continued searching for more possible victims and survivors. The Merchant Marine Ministry said victims...