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One killed and three injured after Moroccan navy opens fire on speedboat carrying local migrants
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One killed and three injured after Moroccan navy opens fire on speedboat carrying local migrants

Sep 26th 2018, 7:35 AM 16,221 Views 39 Comments

25 people were on the boat, including the people traffickers who were Spanish nationals.

Italy passes sea rescue of 1,000 to Libya as EU nations hold informal talks on migration
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Italy passes sea rescue of 1,000 to Libya as EU nations hold informal talks on migration

Updated Jun 24th 2018, 6:17 PM 26,131 Views 82 Comments

Migration across the Mediterranean Sea is down sharply from last year but it is dominating Europe’s political agenda.

Two humanitarian groups suspend migrant rescues due to threats from Libya
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Two humanitarian groups suspend migrant rescues due to threats from Libya

Aug 13th 2017, 6:30 PM 11,112 Views 35 Comments

Germany-based Sea-Eye said it made the decision to halt its water rescues “with a heavy heart,” but for the sake of its crew’s safety.

Irish soldiers who served in the Mediterranean to receive extra €15 a day
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Irish soldiers who served in the Mediterranean to receive extra €15 a day

Apr 10th 2017, 9:17 PM 15,119 Views 28 Comments

There had been concerns raised previously about soldiers struggling to travel to work.

Irish naval ship rescues over 100 people from the Mediterranean
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Irish naval ship rescues over 100 people from the Mediterranean

Jun 16th 2016, 1:17 PM 8,112 Views 39 Comments

The bodies of two females were also recovered.

Egypt says it has found the wreckage of the flight that crashed in Mediterranean last month
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Egypt says it has found the wreckage of the flight that crashed in Mediterranean last month

Jun 15th 2016, 10:05 PM 18,633 Views 3 Comments

The pieces of fuselage were found at “several sites”, the Egyptian board of inquiry, said in a statement.

260 people died in the Mediterranean in the past two weeks
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260 people died in the Mediterranean in the past two weeks

Jul 27th 2014, 7:45 AM 18,880 Views 12 Comments

Tragedies at sea as people try to escape their war-torn native countries.

Updated: Ballistic missilies fired in Mediterranean was US-Israel drill
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Updated: Ballistic missilies fired in Mediterranean was US-Israel drill

Sep 3rd 2013, 11:12 AM 7,821 Views 56 Comments

Russia’s Defence Ministry detected ‘ballistic objects’ being launched in the area this morning.

Irish ship joins flotilla to challenge Israel blockade
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Irish ship joins flotilla to challenge Israel blockade

Nov 3rd 2011, 2:29 PM 752 Views 50 Comments

The two-boat flotilla bound for Gaza has reached Mediterranean waters but Israel’s navy says it is prepared to stop it.