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ISS: Lampedusa and the plight of African boat migrants

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The African Union (AU) Summit on 21 October declared 3 November a day of mourning across the continent. The day was to...

Niger arrests 150 migrants in crackdown after Sahara deaths

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Niger arrested about 150 people trying to cross its border into Algeria on Friday in a crackdown on networks ferrying migrants across...

Niger says 92 migrants found dead in Sahara after failed crossing

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Rescuers have found the bodies of 92 migrants, most of them women and children, strewn across the Sahara desert in northern Niger...

Libya rescues 84 emigrants off Tripoli coast

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Libya's navy has rescued 84 African emigrants from a boat that was foundering off its coast, state news agency Lana said, after...

About 10 migrants die, 50 missing in failed Sahara crossing

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Around 10 migrants from Niger have died of thirst and 50 are missing after one of the vehicles they were travelling in...

Hundreds of migrants rescued in sea off Italy

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Italian navy and coast guard vessels rescued more than 700 migrants in waters between Sicily and North Africa overnight as an immigration...

U.S. Navy ship rescues migrants near Malta

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A U.S. Navy ship rescued 128 men from a raft after it was spotted in the Mediterranean Sea by a Maltese patrol...

Divers resume search after Sicily migrant boat disaster

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Italian divers searched on Friday for bodies trapped in the wreck of a boat packed with African migrants which sank off Sicily,...

Around 20 more bodies found after Sicily migrant boat disaster

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Italian rescue divers have found some 20 bodies underwater near a boat carrying African migrants that caught fire and sank off the...

Libya says stops hundreds of Italy-bound migrants

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Libya's government said it intercepted hundreds of Africans bound for Italy on a fishing boat, though the migrants said they were tricked...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...