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Med Sea migrant incident worries International Chamber of Shipping

Med Sea migrant incident worries International Chamber of Shipping

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), which represents the global shipping industry, has expressed its concerns over the recent incident involving the...

43 migrants dead after 2 boats capsize near Djibouti

Four die in migrant boat mishap off Turkey

Turkish coast guard has said three women including a baby died early Tuesday when a boat carrying 15 Iranian and Afghan migrants capsized off the northwestern coast of...

Libya migrant rescue ship begs European port to take them in

Libya migrant rescue ship begs European port to take them in

A civilian ship with 33 migrants aboard rescued off the Libyan coast on Sunday appealed for a European port to take them in before the weather turns at Christmas. German...

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...

13 missing in migrant boat mishap

13 missing in migrant boat mishap

Turkish Coastguard said on Monday a boat with 15 migrants on board sank off Turkey’s Western Coast in the Aegean, adding that search was going on for survivors. It...

9 dead, 25 missing as migrant boat sinks

9 dead, 25 missing as migrant boat sinks

Nine people died after a boat filled with migrants sank off the western coast of Turkey and another 25 were missing, the Turkish coast guard said on Wednesday. It was...

Nine die in Turkey migrant boat mishap

Nine die in Turkey migrant boat mishap

  Nine people died and one rescued on Wednesday, after a boat carrying irregular migrants sank off Turkey’s Aegean coast of Izmir province. The boat carrying...

1,488 migrant children missing in U.S. – Official

1,488 migrant children missing in U.S. – Official

For the second time in less than a year, the United States has lost track of nearly 1,500 migrant children after placing them in the homes of sponsors across the...

140 African migrants escape from their captors in Libya

Migrant death rate jumps in Mediterranean, says U.N.

The U.N. refugee agency (UNHCR) has said that crossing the central Mediterranean has become more treacherous than ever for migrants trying to reach Europe, with one in...

Nine die in migrant boat mishap

Nine die in migrant boat mishap

Nine people died early on Thursday when a boat carrying migrants sank off the western coast of Turkey. According to the Turkish coast guard, four people were rescued...

Libya: 116 Nigerian migrants trapped in slave camp

643 migrant Nigerians arrive Lagos from Libya in five weeks

No fewer than 643 migrant Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya in the last five weeks, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has said. The...