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Calm seas and Libya’s lawless state open doors for migrant flows

Calmer seas and Libya's lawlessness have again opened the way for smugglers to ship thousands of migrants across the Mediterranean in days,...

Over six thousand migrants rescued from Mediterranean

Some 6,500 migrants were saved off the Libyan coast in 40 separate rescue missions on Monday, the Italian coast guard said on...

Italy rescues more than three thousand migrants over weekend

Italian coastguard and navy ships rescued over 3 300 migrants in 26 separate operations in the Mediterranean over the weekend, a spokesperson...

Libya coastguard intercepts 550 migrants

The Libyan coastguard intercepted about 550 migrants from sub-Saharan Africa on Tuesday after they set out to cross the Mediterranean in four...


SANDF missing the communication target

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...