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54 dead,some 10000 migrants rescued off Libya coast in 4 days - Business Standard

54 dead,some 10000 migrants rescued off Libya coast in 4 daysBusiness StandardAbout 10,000 migrants were rescued off the coast of Libya over the previous four days but at least 54 others died, Libyan and Italian officials said today. Today, the Tunisian army also rescued 126 migrants from sub-Saharan Africa hoping to reach ...and more »

Flood of migrants attempted to reach Europe Friday – Libyan Coast Guard - The Libya Observer;

Flood of migrants attempted to reach Europe Friday – Libyan Coast Guard - The Libya Observer

The Libya ObserverFlood of migrants attempted to reach Europe Friday – Libyan Coast GuardThe Libya ObserverMore than 3400 illegal migrants were rescued from the Mediterranean by the Libyan Coast Guard and the Italian Navy on Saturday, raising the number of the rescued migrants to 10.000 in the last 10 days. Spokesperson of the Libyan Navy, Ayoub Qasim, ...and more »

54 dead, some 10000 migrants rescued off Libya coast in four days - The Straits Times

54 dead, some 10000 migrants rescued off Libya coast in four daysThe Straits TimesMigrants rescued by the Libyan coastguard arrive at a naval base in Tripoli, May 26, 2017. PHOTO: AFP. Published. 2 hours ago. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email More. Share Tweet Linkedin Pin Google+ Reddit Print. Permalink: http://str.sg/4uHP. Copy.and more »

Tunisia rescues 126 migrants who set off from Libya - Ahram Online

Tunisia rescues 126 migrants who set off from LibyaAhram OnlineTunisian security forces on Saturday rescued 126 sub-Saharan migrants including seven pregnant women who had been trying to reach Europe from Libya, a Red Crescent official said. Fishermen had alerted the authorities to the presence of a vessel in ...and more »

Bodies of 10 Migrants Recovered in Mediterranean Over Past 24 Hours - Sputnik International;

Bodies of 10 Migrants Recovered in Mediterranean Over Past 24 Hours - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalBodies of 10 Migrants Recovered in Mediterranean Over Past 24 HoursSputnik InternationalItalian Coast Guard found the bodies of 10 migrants in the Mediterranean over the past 24 hours, according to official statement. ROME (Sputnik) — The bodies of 10 migrants who had been traveling by sea from North Africa were recovered in the ...and more »

10 migrants die while crossing Mediterranean, 2200 saved by Italian coastguards - Daily Sabah

10 migrants die while crossing Mediterranean, 2200 saved by Italian coastguardsDaily SabahAt least 10 people have died trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea, while some 2,200 migrants have been rescued in 12 separate rescue operations, the Italian coastguard confirmed Saturday. The bodies were recovered from several boats and the cause of ...and more »

1530 migrants, refugees died crossing Mediterranean in 2017: United Nations - Zee News

1530 migrants, refugees died crossing Mediterranean in 2017: United NationsZee News"This number does not include some 6,000 people who have been rescued over the past 72 hours," said Dujarric. . IANS| Last Updated: Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 18:42. Comment. 0. Comment. United Nations: At least 1,530 migrants and refugees died ...and more »

Migrants Who Clung to Boat Rescued off Libya, Seven Bodies Found - The Wire;

Migrants Who Clung to Boat Rescued off Libya, Seven Bodies Found - The Wire

The WireMigrants Who Clung to Boat Rescued off Libya, Seven Bodies FoundThe WireMigrants arrive by boat at a naval base after they were rescued by Libyan coastguard, in the coastal city of Tripoli, Libya, May 26, 2017. Credits: Reuters/Hani Amara. Tripoli: Nearly 80 migrants were rescued off Libya's coast after clinging to their ...and more »

Hundreds of migrants rescued in major operation off Libya - The Local Italy;

Hundreds of migrants rescued in major operation off Libya - The Local Italy

The Local ItalyHundreds of migrants rescued in major operation off LibyaThe Local ItalyOf the 181,000 migrants who entered Italy last year, some 90 percent arrived via Libya. Photo: Giovanni Isolino/AFP. AFP. [email protected] 27 May 2017. 09:50 CEST+02:00. More than 1,400 migrants seeking to get to Italy were rescued off the coast of ...and more »

UN: Nearly 500 refugees feared drowned in Mediterranean - The Peninsula Qatar;

UN: Nearly 500 refugees feared drowned in Mediterranean - The Peninsula Qatar

The Peninsula QatarUN: Nearly 500 refugees feared drowned in MediterraneanThe Peninsula QatarGENEVA: Nearly 500 refugees are feared drowned after a wooden boat capsized in the Mediterranean Sea between Libya and Italy, the UN migration agency said on Friday. "On Thursday (25 May) a wooden boat carrying approximately 500 people capsized.and more »

1530 African migrants die in Mediterranean - News Agency of Nigeria (press release)

1530 African migrants die in MediterraneanNews Agency of Nigeria (press release)Over 1,500 migrants have died crossing the Mediterranean says IOM. Above a migrant is rescued by a member of Proactiva Open Arms NGO some 20 nautical miles north of Libya on October 3, 2016. The UN Migration Agency (IOM) said Friday that 1,530 ...and more »

UN Reports 1530 Migrants Died Trying to Reach Europe this Year - Prensa Latina

UN Reports 1530 Migrants Died Trying to Reach Europe this YearPrensa Latina27 de mayo de 2017, 00:22United Nations, May 27 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Migration Agency (IOM) has reported that 1,530 migrants and refugees have died this year trying to reach Europe. According to the agency, it is a quantity similar to the ...and more »

Deadly refugee journeys - The News International

Deadly refugee journeysThe News InternationalIn recent months, a debate has been brewing inside Italy and across the European Union about NGOs that operate in the Mediterranean Sea between the coasts of Sicily and Libya to conduct search and rescue operations (SAR) to save refugees fleeing ...and more »

IOM: More than 60000 migrants reach Europe by sea in 2017 - The Seattle Times;

IOM: More than 60000 migrants reach Europe by sea in 2017 - The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesIOM: More than 60000 migrants reach Europe by sea in 2017The Seattle TimesMigrants on a boat are given life vests before being rescued at sea, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. At least 34 bodies of migrants, many of them young children, were recovered from the sea off Libya after some 200 migrants tumbled into... (MOAS via AP) More ...and more »

Migrants who clung to boat rescued off Libya, seven bodies found - officials - The Star Online;

Migrants who clung to boat rescued off Libya, seven bodies found - officials - The Star Online

The Star OnlineMigrants who clung to boat rescued off Libya, seven bodies found - officialsThe Star OnlineTRIPOLI (Reuters) - Nearly 80 migrants were rescued off Libya's coast after clinging to their sinking boat for two days, though the bodies of seven people who did not survive were also recovered, officials said. The 77 migrants, including a woman and ...and more »

1530 migrants, refugees die crossing Mediterranean in 2017: UN Migration Agency - Xinhua;

1530 migrants, refugees die crossing Mediterranean in 2017: UN Migration Agency - Xinhua

Xinhua1530 migrants, refugees die crossing Mediterranean in 2017: UN Migration AgencyXinhuaIllegal north African immigrants wait to be transfered out of the southernmost Italian island of Lampedusa, March 31, 2011. Tensions between Italyand France were rising over the immigration emergency as more refugees coming from the southern island of ...and more »

Libyan Coastguard Rescues 77 Migrants Adrift in Mediterranean - Latin American Herald Tribune

Libyan Coastguard Rescues 77 Migrants Adrift in MediterraneanLatin American Herald TribuneTRIPOLI – The Libyan coastguard rescued 77 people early on Friday drifting aboard an inflated boat trying to reach the shores of Europe, a Libyan naval spokesman said. Col. Qasem Ayoub said the vessel was detected shortly after dawn, about 12 miles ...and more »

Seven migrants dead, 77 rescued at sea off Libya - The Daily Star

Seven migrants dead, 77 rescued at sea off LibyaThe Daily StarAt least seven migrants died and 77 were rescued off the coast of Libya on Thursday, two days after their rubber dinghy ran into trouble, the country's navy said. The survivors, who included four women and a child, spent two days holding onto what ...and more »

More than 60000 migrants reach Europe by sea in 2017 - Peoria Journal Star;

More than 60000 migrants reach Europe by sea in 2017 - Peoria Journal Star

Peoria Journal StarMore than 60000 migrants reach Europe by sea in 2017Peoria Journal StarMigrants wearing life vests are seen floating in the water before being rescued at sea, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. At least 34 bodies of migrants, many of them young children, were recovered from the sea off Libya after some 200 migrants tumbled into ...and more »

Over 60000 migrants reach Europe by sea this year: IOM - Xinhua

Over 60000 migrants reach Europe by sea this year: IOMXinhuaGENEVA, May 26 (Xinhua) -- A total of 60,521 migrants and refugees have crossed the Mediterranean Sea to reach Europe this year, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) reported Friday. The Geneva-based agency indicated that more than 80 ...and more »

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