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13 missing in migrant boat mishap

Migrant rescue NGO says boat drifting after Italy and Malta refuse access

A Spanish aid group operating in the Mediterranean said on Tuesday one of its boats had been barred by Italy and Malta from disembarking migrants rescued two days ago....

12 injured as migrants overrun Spanish enclave

Dozens of migrants run across border in Spanish enclave

Dozens of sub-Saharan migrants crossed into Spain from Morocco in the early hours of Monday after running through a border gate into the enclave of Ceuta, emergency...

Italy seeks code of conduct for NGO ships as migrant death toll rises

Italy seeks code of conduct for NGO ships as migrant death toll rises

The Italian government on Tuesday threatened to shut humanitarian groups that operate migrant rescue ships in the Mediterranean out of the country’s ports if they do...

'Migrants rescue efforts encouraging traffickers' 

UN says migrant abuse in Libya drives African children across sea to Europe

Facing abuse and violence in Libya, thousands of African children flee to Italy across the Mediterranean Sea, most of them alone and unprepared for Europe, the United...

2,074 migrants plucked from Mediterranean Sea

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...

110 migrants rescued near Libyan coast

EU offers Italy migrant help, cautions private rescuers

The EU executive offered Italy more funding on Tuesday to help deal with Mediterranean migrants and said private rescue boats working off Libya should review their...

110 migrants rescued near Libyan coast

EU offers Italy migrant help, cautions private rescuers

The EU executive offered Italy more funding on Tuesday to help deal with Mediterranean migrants and said private rescue boats working off Libya should review their...

EU President, Jean-Claude Juncker - 3rd story

EU to discuss more migrant help for Italy in next week: Juncker

The EU executive will discuss further measures with Italy and Greece in the coming week to help the Mediterranean states deal with irregular migrants, European...

EU will retaliate if U.S. imposes car tariffs, Juncker warns

EU to discuss more migrant help for Italy in next week: Juncker

The EU executive will discuss further measures with Italy and Greece in the coming week to help the Mediterranean states deal with irregular migrants, European...

Italy arrests Libyan suspected of involvement in migrant murder

Italy arrests Libyan suspected of involvement in migrant murder

Italy has arrested a Libyan man suspected of involvement in the killing last week of a migrant, who was shot dead when he refused to take off his baseball cap, police...

2,074 migrants plucked from Mediterranean Sea

Italy investigating some migrant aid workers for people smuggling

An Italian prosecutor said on Wednesday he is investigating some members of humanitarian organisations rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean Sea on suspicion they may...

ICC may investigate migrant crimes in Libya

ICC may investigate migrant crimes in Libya

Fatou Bensouda, prosecutor, International Criminal Court (ICC), says there is a possibility of opening an investigation into migrant-related crimes in Libya. Bensouda,...