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21 migrant bodies wash up in Mediterranean - IOM

Libya fishermen find 28 dead migrants in boat 

Libyan fishermen found the bodies of 28 illegal migrants who appeared to have died of thirst and hunger after their boat broke down off the coast of Sabratha city, a...

Libyan 'hell' driving new migrant surge

100 migrants missing as boat sinks off Libya 

Coastguard official on Thursday said that close to 100 migrants were feared missing after their boat sank off the Libyan coast near Tripoli. Coastguard spokesman Ayoub...

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At least 11 dead in Indonesian boat accidents

At least 11 people were killed Thursday in two separate boat accidents on Indonesia’s main island of Java, officials said. Five others were reported missing in the...

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Three killed after migrant boat sinks off coast of Spain

Three migrants from sub-Saharan Africa were killed when their boat capsized in the Mediterranean, but the Spanish navy managed to rescue another 30 people in the group,...

11 dead as migrant boat sinks off Turkey coast

11 dead as migrant boat sinks off Turkey coast

Eleven people drowned and four were missing after a migrant boat sank off Turkey’s Aegean coast on Friday, local media reported. The bodies of the dead were found...

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11 dead as migrant boat sinks off Turkey coast

Eleven people drowned and four were missing after a migrant boat sank off Turkey’s Aegean coast on Friday, local media reported. The bodies of the dead were found on a...

32 refugees killed in helicopter attack on boat in Yemen 

32 refugees killed in helicopter attack on boat in Yemen 

At least 32 Somali refugees have been killed in an attack on a boat off the coast of Yemen while attempting to flee the country’s brutal civil war. Coastguard...

31 killed in Yemen boat attack

A number of Somali refugees were killed when their boat was hit in an air strike off the coast of Yemen, the United Nations said on Friday. At least 31 people died in...

Italy says 2,500 boat migrants rescued at sea in three days

Almost 2,500 boat migrants were rescued in the past three days, the Italian Coast Guard said on Thursday, as this year’s arrivals already far outpace the...

Eight drown after boat capsizes in Benue

Eight persons were reported drowned in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State when a passenger boat capsised on River Benue Thursday night. Another three elderly men...

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Family of boat driver killed by JTF operatives demand justice

The family of a boat driver who died in a fatal shooting by suspected operatives of the Joint Military Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, have...

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50 companies bid for NNPC’s boat supply

A total of 50 companies recently submitted bids to partake in the provision of sea worthy tug boats on charter time basis for the maritime operational requirements of...