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Aquarius migrant rescue ship ends operations

Aquarius migrant rescue ship ends operations

Citing harassment from Italy and other countries, the last refugee rescue ship working in the Mediterranean Sea, Aquarius, has ended her operations, French NGO Medecins...

Aquarius migrant rescue ship ends operations

Italian authorities order seizure of migrant rescue ship aquarius

Italian judicial authorities have ordered rescue ship Aquarius, chartered by SOS Mediterranee, a European humanitarian organization engaged in rescuing migrants in the...

Aquarius: Stranded migrants land in Malta after standoff

Aquarius: Stranded migrants land in Malta after standoff

The Maltese authorities on Sunday finally took 58 migrants from the Aquarius to Valletta after they had waited for days in rough seas on the rescue ship that can no...

Migrant rescue ship docks in Malta following standoff

Migrant rescue ship docks in Malta following standoff

The Mediterranean rescue ship Aquarius on Wednesday arrived at Valletta harbor in Malta to disembark 141 migrants. The ship’s arrival ends a five-day tug-of-war...

Migrant rescue boat stranded at sea over Italy, Malta standoff

EU faces fresh standoff over migrant rescue boat

European countries faced pressure on Tuesday to resolve a fresh standoff with the operators of the migrant rescue ship Aquarius which is stranded for the second time in...

Italy denies migrant rescue ship safe harbor

Italy denies migrant rescue ship safe harbor

Italy said on Monday it would not offer safe harbor to the 141 people rescued by the humanitarian ship, Aquarius, off the coast of Libya last week. It urged Britain or...

Migrant rescue boat stranded at sea over Italy, Malta standoff

Charity ship seeks European port for rescued migrants

Rights groups on Sunday called on European governments to tell a charity ship where it can dock and let more than 140 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean disembark in...

Spain offers to dock stranded migrant rescue ship

Libya: Rescue ship vows not to return migrants

Rescue ship Aquarius, which has picked up almost 3,000 migrants from the Mediterranean this year, will carry out rescue missions without waiting for orders from...