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Passage to Libya not available on Aquarius

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Rescue ship Aquarius, which picked up almost 3,000 migrants from the Mediterranean this year, will carry out rescue missions without waiting for...

Crime info cell to boost Op Sophia operational effectiveness

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EUNavFor's Mediterranean Operation Sophia task force has a new addition – a crime information cell – enabling better co-operation and effectiveness in...

African migrant pressure to persist on EU southern borders

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The European Union's southern borders in the Mediterranean will remain under heavy pressure from African migrants trying to reach Europe this year,...

New EU mission has no obligation to bring migrants to Italy

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European Union border agency Frontex launched a new Mediterranean operation called Themis on Thursday, removing the obligation of the previous mission to...

MOAS suspends Mediterranean migrant rescue operations

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A Malta-based humanitarian group working in the Mediterranean for three years said it was suspending operations after months of rising tension with...

New EU boat rescue policy under fire from UN experts

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The European Union's new policy on Mediterranean Sea rescues threatens life and breaches international standards, two independent United Nations human rights experts...

More NGOs suspend Mediterranean migrant rescues

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Two more aid groups suspended migrant rescues in the Mediterranean joining Doctors Without Borders because they felt threatened by the Libyan coastguard....

MSF suspends Med migrant rescues

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Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said it was suspending migrant rescues in the Mediterranean because it felt threatened by the Libyan coastguard and...

UNavFor Med seizes arms from Libyan registered vessel

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This month has seen what is believed to be the first arms seizure from a vessel in international waters of the Mediterranean...

Infant rescued in Mediterranean

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A four-day-old baby was one of over 480 migrants rescued by humanitarian ships at the weekend during search and rescue operations in...

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Question for Public Works and Infrastructure Minister uses defenceWeb information

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Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille’s R37 million Beit Bridge fence upgrade as part of government efforts to prevent the spread of...