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One dead as migrant boat capsizes off Tunisia 

One dead as migrant boat capsizes off Tunisia 

  A boat carrying illegal migrants from Tunisia to Italy capsized on Saturday leaving one person dead, Tunisian authorities said, adding that six other people were...

Bodies of 13 women found after migrant boat sinks in Mediterranean

Bodies of 13 women found after migrant boat sinks in Mediterranean

Italian coastguards recovered the bodies of 13 women who died after a crowded migrant boat capsized in heavy weather as rescue boats approached it off the coast of...

Spain offers ports to stranded migrant boat

Spain offers ports to stranded migrant boat

Spain on Monday repeated its offer to allow 107 migrants stranded for more than two weeks in the Mediterranean to land in a Spanish port but it criticized Italy for...

Tunisia recovers 38 more bodies from sunken migrant boat

Tunisia recovers 38 more bodies from sunken migrant boat

A humanitarian official on Thursday said Tunisia’s navy has recovered 38 additional bodies from a migrant boat that sank off the Tunisian coast. According to Mongi...

Woman, baby drown, 25 missing as migrant boat sinks off Libya 

Woman, baby drown, 25 missing as migrant boat sinks off Libya 

A woman and baby drowned Sunday off the Libyan coast, while up to 25 migrants remain missing after their engine was stolen and their boat sank, the coastguard said....

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...