Migration. Since 2015 13’000 deads are know. Where the unknow ?..
These migrants were rescued in the Atlantic Ocean on Thursday after attempting to reach Gran Canaria island, Spain. It has been five years since the photo of the body of three-year-old Alan Kurdi, a Syrian boy who drowned as his family tried to reach Greece from Turkey, became a symbol of the growing number of people migrating to European shores. Since 2015, more than 13,000 people are known to have died trying to reach Europe by sea – the actual number is thought to be far higher – and arrivals to the continent have dropped dramatically.