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Italy says six EU states will take in migrants on Open Arms ship

Italy says six EU states will take in migrants on Open Arms ship

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Thursday that six EU countries had agreed to take in some 150 migrants who have been blocked from docking in Italy,...

Ship recuses 81 migrants off Libya

Ship recuses 81 migrants off Libya

French charities SOS Mediterranean and MSF rescued another 81 migrants off the coast of Libya on Sunday, who joined 130 others aboard the ship the Ocean Viking, an AFP...

NGO seeks safe port for 124 rescued migrants 

Rescue ship with 160 migrants stuck at sea 

A Spanish humanitarian ship that has been stuck at sea for more than a week because of Italy’s refusal to let it disembark 121 migrants said it has rescued 39 more...

NGO seeks safe port for 124 rescued migrants 

NGO seeks safe port for 124 rescued migrants 

A Spanish charity rescue boat sought safe port on Friday after Italy rejected its request to disembark 124 people saved from two migrant rafts in the Mediterranean, the...

Libya buries 46 migrants after deadly shipwreck 

Libya buries 46 migrants after deadly shipwreck 

Libyan authorities buried the bodies of 46 migrants Sunday after they were plucked from the sea following one of deadliest shipwrecks in the Mediterranean so far this...

IOM - More than 100 migrants missing off Libyan coast

IOM: More than 100 migrants missing off Libyan coast

More than 100 migrants were missing after their boat sank off the coast of Libya in what might be the worst tragedy in the Mediterranean this year, aid agencies said on...

Prosecutor questions German rescue ship captain over migrants

Prosecutor questions German rescue ship captain over migrants

German charity boat captain Carola Rackete, who sparked global headlines by forcibly docking in an Italian port with rescued migrants, was questioned by a Sicilian...

Tunisia rescues 71 Italy-bound migrants in Mediterranean

Tunisia rescues 71 Italy-bound migrants in Mediterranean

Tunisian authorities rescued 71 migrants as their boat began to sink after setting out from neighbouring Libya for Italy, the National Guard said Tuesday. Monday...

UN evacuates migrants trapped by Tripoli clashes

Libyan guards shoot migrants fleeing missile attacks

The United Nations said on Thursday it had information that Libyan guards shot at refugees and migrants trying to flee from air strikes that killed at least 53 people,...

Imam bags 2 years imprisonment for helping migrants

Imam bags 2 years imprisonment for helping migrants 

A French court has sentenced an imam to two years in prison for helping migrants try to cross the English Channel in inflatable boats. The 39-year-old Iranian national...

110 migrants rescued near Libyan coast

Libya coast guard rescues 290 migrants off eastern coast of Tripoli

Libya’s coast guard rescued 290 migrants clinging to inflatable rafts on Friday in two operations near the capital Tripoli, a naval forces spokesman said. The western...

Libya repatriates 164 illegal immigrants to Niger

131 illegal Nigerian migrants to return from Libya today 

Another batch of 131 Nigerians are expected back in the country from Libya today. The returnees, consisting of males, females and toddlers are expected to land in the...

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