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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.
Jun 18, 2017
Bodies of five migrants recovered from small boat; Spain's rescue service saves 92 othersSpain's maritime rescue service has recovered the bodies of five migrants who died attempting to cross the Mediterranean Sea in a small boat.
May 31, 2017
Russia fires cruise missiles at Islamic State positions in SyriaRussians warships in the Mediterranean Sea have fired four cruise missiles at the Islamic State group's positions in Syria, the Russian defense ministry said on Wednesday.
May 30, 2017
58 migrants perished in Mediterranean in a week, 100 still missing: UNHCR reportAt least 58 migrants, including many children, perished in the Mediterranean last week trying to reach Italy, while 100 more are still missing, according to new figures published by United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Tuesday.
May 26, 2017
Rescuers pull 2,300 migrants off the coast in Libya, two deadThe rescue efforts came as the bodies of 35 migrants, including at least 10 children, were being brought to Italy after they fell off an overloaded vessel.
May 24, 2017
Migrant crisis: At least 34 drown off Libya coast during rescue operationsAt least 34 migrants drowned as coastguard boats and other vessels tried to save hundreds of others packed into boats off the coast of Libya, rescuers said.
May 08, 2017
Two boats capsize off Libya coast: 11 migrants dead, 200 missing in Mediterranean SeaEleven migrants have died and nearly 200 are missing after two boats sank off the coast of Libya, UN agencies said Monday citing survivors, in the latest such tragedy.
Apr 09, 2017
US strikes on Syria: America has now entered an intractable war, but what's their endgame?By launching cruise missile attacks from its warships in the eastern Mediterranean on coastal locations in Syria, America has entered the six-year-old Syrian civil war. The central question which gnawed at the Obama administration remains before the three-month-old Trump administration: How do end the civil war in Syria? Do we have the power and more importantly, real influence, to achieve this end?
Mar 30, 2017
Plucked from the Mediterranean, over 400 migrants saved from a capsized dinghy off Libyan coastThe Golfo Azzurro, a humanitarian vessel, rescued about 400 migrants - mainly from Morocco, Algeria, Libya, Gambia and Bangladesh - including 16 women and two children.
Dec 24, 2016
Passengers of hijacked Libyan flight to return home from MaltaThe passengers from a hijacked Libyan flight that was diverted to Malta have left the Mediterranean island and are returning home.