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3 migrants jump overboard Maersk ship 

3 migrants jump overboard Maersk ship 

  The situation onboard Maersk Etienne, a tanker owned by Maersk Tankers that rescued 27 migrants from Tunisian waters on August 4, escalated over the weekend with...

300 Rohingya migrants reach Indonesia after seven months at sea 

300 Rohingya migrants reach Indonesia after seven months at sea 

    Nearly 300 Rohingya migrants reached Indonesia early Monday claiming to have been at sea for seven months, United Nations officials said, in one of the...

3 migrants jump overboard Maersk ship 

3 migrants jump overboard Maersk ship 

  The situation onboard Maersk Etienne, a tanker owned by Maersk Tankers that rescued 27 migrants from Tunisian waters on August 4, escalated over the weekend with...

3 migrants die as migrant boat catches fire off Italy

3 migrants die as migrant boat catches fire off Italy

At least three migrants, two men and a woman, died when a fire broke out on a boat carrying around 20 of them close to the southern coast of Italy on Sunday, police and...

More migrants cross Channel to Britain as political tension rises

More migrants cross Channel to Britain as political tension rises

  British border agents brought ashore migrants in the port of Dover on Monday after picking them up from an inflatable boat as they crossed the Channel, the latest...

40 migrants drown in shipwreck off Mauritanian coast

40 migrants drown in shipwreck off Mauritanian coast

  A boat, carrying around 40 migrants and refugees, has sunk off the coast of Mauritania, leaving only one survivor, the United Nations refugee agency UNHCR said on...

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...