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117 people feared dead after migrant boat sinks off Libya

117 people feared dead after migrant boat sinks off Libya

  One hundred and seventeen people are feared to have drowned off the coast of Libya after a dinghy boat capsized in the Mediterranean, a spokesman for the UN’s...

Libya intercepts 315 migrants attempting Mediterranean crossing

Libya: Coastguard retrieves five bodies from migrant boat

Libyan coastguards on Monday said they had recovered the bodies of five migrants and picked 191 survivors off the coast west of the capital Tripoli. Libya’s western...

Scores dead as migrant boat sinks off Libya 

Scores dead as migrant boat sinks off Libya 

By Agency Report An American naval vessel on Tuesday recovered 12 bodies and rescued 21 survivors from a rubber boat that was sinking off the coast of Libya, a...

Ethiopian migrants drown in Indian Ocean

5 die as migrant boat sinks off Libya

By Jite Eriabie  At least five migrants died and an unknown number were feared missing after their boat capsized off western Libya on Monday, Libyan coastguard...

Many feared dead after Tunisian migrant boat collides with Navy ship 

Many feared dead after Tunisian migrant boat collides with Navy ship 

At least eight people drowned on Monday when a boat carrying dozens of mostly Tunisian migrants collided with a navy vessel off the country’s southeast coast, its...

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Spike in migrant boats to Spain may signal shift in Africa exodus

The number of migrants crossing into Spain by sea from North Africa has doubled in 2017 from last year, outpacing the Libya-Italy route as the fastest growing entry...

Over 30 drown as hundreds fall from migrant boat off Libya

Over 30 drown as hundreds fall from migrant boat off Libya

More than 30 people have drowned after about 200 people fell from an overcrowded migrant boat off the coast of Libya, the latest tragedy in the Mediterranean Sea. 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, a...

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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...

2016 migrant death toll in Mediterranean nears 4,000 – IOM

Migrant boat disaster leaves 180 dead

Around 180 people are presumed to have died in the first major migrant boat disaster of 2017 in the Mediterranean, officials said Tuesday after interviewing a handful of...

13 missing in migrant boat mishap

Migrant boat disaster leaves 180 dead

Around 180 people are presumed to have died in the first major migrant boat disaster of 2017 in the Mediterranean, officials said Tuesday after interviewing a handful of...

Armed men attack migrant boat, kill four

Armed men have attacked a boat carrying migrants off Libya, leaving at least four dead and 15 missing, German NGO Sea-Watch said Friday. The assailants arrived aboard a...