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At least 25 migrants die after being picked up at sea

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At least 25 migrants died of hypothermia aboard Italian coast guard vessels after being picked up from an inflatable boat adrift near...

Six migrants drown off Morocco near Spanish enclave

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At least six people drowned off Morocco after a boat carrying them sank close to a Spanish enclave that is a regular...

Malta rescues 80 migrants, 20 feared dead

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A Maltese patrol boat rescued about 80 migrants in a drifting dinghy off the island early on Thursday, but another 20 people...

Italy rescues another abandoned migrant ship

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A ship carrying hundreds of migrants has been abandoned by its crew in rough seas in the Mediterranean off Italy's south coast...

Seventy Ethiopian migrants drown off Red Sea coast of Yemen

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At least 70 Ethiopians drowned when a boat used by smugglers to transport illegal migrants to Yemen sank in the Red Sea...

Greece tows migrant-packed ship to safety off Crete

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A Greek frigate has towed a disabled cargo ship packed with 700 migrants to safety just off the island of Crete on...

Italy to end sea rescue mission that saved 100,000 migrants

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Italy said on Friday it would close a sea rescue mission that has saved the lives of more than 100,000 migrants from...

As many as 700 migrants feared drowned in Mediterranean

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More than 700 people fleeing Africa and the Middle East may have drowned in shipwrecks in the Mediterranean over the last week,...

EU to launch mission to help Italy cope with boat migrants

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The European Commission said on Wednesday it would launch an EU version of Italy's sea rescue operation to help it deal with...

More than 250 migrants may have died in shipwreck off Libya

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More than 250 migrants may have died when a boat sank a kilometre (half a mile) off the Libyan coast, a coastguard...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...