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  1. Migrants die off Libya

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... sharply as smuggling networks inside Libya are disrupted and the European Union stepped up efforts to boost Libyan coastguard patrols.   ...
    Wednesday, 05 December 2018
  2. African migrants to turn the sea as travel options narrow

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... boats attempting the Canary Islands crossing this year. The lack of data on departures makes it impossible to calculate how many die. In October, Guinea Bissau’s coastguard found the empty ...
    Tuesday, 04 December 2018
  3. HMS Dragon seizes tonnes of hashish in the Persian Gulf

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... 260 of my crew, from the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, and US Coastguard – have done themselves and their families proud and I couldn’t be more honoured to serve with them every day.” HMS Dragon has ...
    Tuesday, 27 November 2018
  4. Security crackdown ends Sabratha’s reign as people smuggling hub

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... city’s top smuggler. The local branch of Libya’s coastguard feels neglected. It says it is still starved for resources, unable to run its own patrols with only one broken-down boat, a single car ...
    Tuesday, 27 November 2018
  5. Migrants apparently forced off container ship

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... of central region coastguard, Tawfiq Esskair, told Reuters, putting the number at more than 90. Some were injured during the disembarkation but were now “in good condition” after treatment in hospital ...
    Wednesday, 21 November 2018
  6. Ship’s diver course for Libyan Navy and Coastguard underway in Croatia

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... 300 Libyan Coastguard and Navy personnel will have been trained by EU NavFor Med. EU NavFor Med Operation Sophia continues operations focused on disrupting the business model of migrant smugglers ...
    Thursday, 15 November 2018
  7. Libyan Coast Guard migrant mission

    Category: Security/Border Security

    The Libyan Coast Guard picked up 315 migrants trying to reach Europe in three inflatable boats in the Mediterranean Sea, a spokesman said. The migrants, 275 men, 32 women and eight children from ...
    Thursday, 08 November 2018
  8. Libya receives Italian patrol boat

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... of EU naval forces. The Italian government will also take responsibility for the maintenance of the 12 boats until the end of the year and offer training to the Libyan coastguard and naval authorities, ...
    Friday, 02 November 2018
  9. EU training for Libyan coastguard

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    A further module has been added to the training provided by EU NavFor Med’s Operation Sophia for the Libyan coastguard. The training package, module two, is for deck officers and what the EU terms ...
    Monday, 29 October 2018
  10. Migrants drown off Spain

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... coastguard found three bodies and rescued 35 people from a sinking dinghy in the sea of Alboran in the western Mediterranean after the vessel was spotted by a rescue plane, a spokesperson said. As ...
    Monday, 15 October 2018

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