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An unwell immigrant lies down at the Armed Forces of Malta Maritime Squadron’s base at Haywharf in Valletta’s Marsamxett Harbour. A group of 130 Sub-Saharan African migrants were rescued by the AFM south of the Maltese islands when their boat ran into difficulties, according to army sources.
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A would-be immigrant stands next to tents outside the temporary immigration centre in Melilla, Spain. Approximately 500 would-be immigrants entered Melilla on March 17 from Morocco, forcing the centre to shelter about four times its capacity.
Guatemalan immigrant Javier, 14, spends a day at the Hermanos en el Camino immigrant shelter in Ixtepec, Mexico. He planned to later take a freight train north to the US border. Thousands of Central American migrants ride on top of the trains, known as ‘la bestia’, or the beast, through Mexico in the hope of entering the US.