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Costa Concordia completes final voyage, heads for the scrap yard

Jul 28, 2014

Costa Concordia completes final voyage, heads for the scrap yard

The Costa Concordia, a huge floating hotel as long as three football pitches laid end to end with 13 passenger decks, was carrying some 4,000 passengers and crew when it went down shortly after the start of a Mediterranean cruise. #NewsTracker #Italy #Ship #Costa Concordia #Mediterranean cruise #Shipping disasters
Syrian forces take two villages near Lebanon

Mar 29, 2014

Syrian forces take two villages near Lebanon

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian forces took control of two villages near the Lebanese border on Saturday after driving out rebels, state media said, helping President Bashar al-Assad secure the route connecting Damascus with Aleppo and the Mediterranean coast. #Lebanese #President #Mediterranean #Sunni Muslims #organisation #risking-further #route #destabilising #over-the-border
Live: Obama gets top Congress support for Syria intervention

Sep 03, 2013

Live: Obama gets top Congress support for Syria intervention

Russian radar detected two ballistic "objects" that were fired towards the eastern Mediterranean from the central part of the sea on Tuesday, state-run news agency RIA quoted the Defence Ministry as saying. #BreakingNow #Syria #Russia #East Mediterranean sea
92-year-old Egyptian princess Fawzia dies in Cairo

Jul 03, 2013

92-year-old Egyptian princess Fawzia dies in Cairo

Fawzia died on Tuesday in Egypt's Mediterranean port city of Alexandria, the Paris-based opposition groups said, but no cause of death was immediately known. #Egypt #Mediterranean #Fawzia

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Istanbul: Protests have 'no bearing' on 2020 plans

Aug 30, 2014

Rihanna soaks up sun in Italy after tour with Enimem

Rihanna soaked up the Mediterranean sun while enjoying a well-earned break aboard a luxurious yacht in Ponza, Italy...
Istanbul: Protests have 'no bearing' on 2020 plans

Aug 30, 2014

Rihanna soaks up sun in Italy after tour with Enimem

Rihanna soaked up the Mediterranean sun while enjoying a well-earned break aboard a luxurious yacht in Ponza, Italy...
Istanbul: Protests have 'no bearing' on 2020 plans

Aug 14, 2014

By Sea and by Ladder, Africans Seek Entry to Spain

Migrants from Africa continued to pour across the Mediterranean this week, and Spain’s sea rescue service picked up 681 people traveling in 70 small boats across the Strait of Gibraltar... #Africa #Spain #Morocco #American Red Cross