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Aug 13, 2017
German aid group suspends migrant rescue operations off Libya citing security concernsThe German aid group Sea Eye on Sunday said it was suspending its migrant rescue operations in the Mediterranean, citing security concerns after Libya barred foreign vessels from a stretch of water off its coast.
Aug 13, 2017
German NGO halts migrant rescue operations in Mediterranean after Libya bars foreign vessels off its coastThe German aid group Sea Eye said it was suspending its migrant rescue operations in the Mediterranean, citing security concerns after Libya barred foreign vessels from a stretch of water off its coast.
Jul 31, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis: Doha denies Arab states' claim of emergency air corridors allotment to Qatari planesArab states said they would allow Qatari planes to use air corridors in emergencies, but Doha denied it, saying they were spreading "false information".
Jul 24, 2017
Libya coastguard rescues 150 Europe-bound migrants off TripoliLibya's coastguard rescued at least 150 migrants who were trying to reach Europe on Monday after their inflatable boat had engine problems and began to sink, a navy spokesman said.
Jul 15, 2017
Spain's maritime service rescues 19 Algerian migrants attempting to cross the MediterraneanSpain's maritime rescue service says that it has saved 19 migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea in a small boat
Jul 12, 2017
Chinese ships conduct live firing drills in Mediterranean; to hold joint naval exercise with RussiaChina says its latest-generation warships have conducted live-firing drills in the Mediterranean Sea while en route to joint exercises with the Russian Navy
Jul 02, 2017
Italy urges other European countries to open their ports to welcome migrantsItaly's interior minister called on other European countries to open their ports to rescue ships ahead of talks with France and Germany on tackling the migrant emergency
Jun 30, 2017
Over 60 migrants feared drowned after boat capsizes in MediterraneanAround 60 migrants drowned after the rubber dinghy they were travelling in capsized in the Mediterranean, survivors told the International Organisation for Migration when they arrived in Italy, the IOM said on Friday
Jun 29, 2017
Italy threatens to block ports to foreign ships carrying rescued migrants, calls situation 'unsustainable'Italy has threatened to prevent vessels flying under foreign flags from disembarking migrants rescued in the Mediterranean in its ports, a source said.
Jun 24, 2017
Spain coastguards rescue more than 200 migrants from five vessels in the MediterraneanSpain's coastguards rescued more than 200 migrants on Saturday as they attempted to make the perilous sea crossing from north Africa to Europe.