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Migrants die off Libyan coast

Migrants die off Libyan coast

  A woman who gave birth at sea was among 93 migrants rescued off Libyan shores as they tried to reach Europe, but six others died along the way, the International...

Charity rescues migrants from Mediterranean Sea 

Charity rescues migrants from Mediterranean Sea 

  German NGO Sea-Watch on Friday said it had rescued 46 migrants from a sinking boat in the Mediterranean overnight, bringing the total of saved people to 211 in...

COVID-19: Two migrants test positive on Greek island

COVID-19: Two migrants test positive on Greek island

  Two migrants who recently arrived from Turkey have tested positive for COVID-19 on the Greek island of Lesbos, local officials said on Wednesday. The pair, whose...

Coast Guards rescue over 120 migrants in English Channel

Coast Guards rescue over 120 migrants in English Channel

  British Coast Guards rescued more than 120 migrants trying to cross the English Channel on seven small boats, French maritime authorities said on Friday. The...

64 migrants found dead in cargo container in Mozambique

64 migrants found dead in cargo container in Mozambique

  No fewer than 64 suspected undocumented migrants from Ethiopia were found dead on Tuesday in a cargo container in Mozambique’s northwest Tete province, a senior...

New PM announces plan to boost Greece’s maritime fortunes 

Coronavirus: Greece denies 24,000 migrants entry

  Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Wednesday said Greek security forces had prevented more than 24,000 attempted illegal entries at the country’s...

Italy-bound migrants rescued in the Mediterranean

Italy-bound migrants rescued in the Mediterranean

  No fewer than 500 migrants were rescued in the Mediterranean by two boats run by aid agencies, the groups said Monday, adding that the rescued migrants were...

8 migrants die after boat sinks off western Turkey

8 migrants die after boat sinks off western Turkey

  Eight people, including three women, died after a boat carrying 15 migrants sank off the coast of western Turkey, the interior ministry said on Friday. The boat...

British authorities pick up 49 suspected migrants in Channel

British authorities pick up 49 suspected migrants in Channel

  British border and coastguards picked up 49 suspected migrants on Thursday as they were trying to cross the Channel from France in small boats, according to media...

7 migrants die as boat capsizes in Turkey 

7 migrants die as boat capsizes in Turkey 

  Seven migrants were killed after their boat sank in Lake Van in eastern Turkey on Thursday, the official Anadolu news agency reported.  The boat carrying illegal...

Two migrants dead after boat capsizes near Croatian border

Two migrants dead after boat capsizes near Croatian border

  At least two migrants drowned early Monday after their boat capsized on the Danube river while they were trying to cross from Serbia to Croatia, police said,...

Five migrants dead, 20 missing in Libya boat accident

Eight migrants die trying to reach Spain

  Spanish police retrieved a body from a boat off the southern coast on Tuesday, the eighth migrant killed at sea in a 24-hour period while trying to reach the...