Greece said it opposed an accord reached by Turkey and Libya to define their maritime boundaries but said it and Ankara – both members of … Read more
The fifth edition of the Rome MED 2019 Conference will open today in the Italian capital.
The MED – Mediterranean Dialogues Conference which will take … Read more
An Interpol maritime border operation has detected more than a dozen suspected “foreign terrorist fighters” (FTFs) travelling across the Mediterranean.
The exercise, Operation Neptune II, … Read more
Renewed commitment to Mediterranean rescues encouraging, but ‘overriding priority’ must be ‘lasting peace’, say UN officials
The heads of the two key UN agencies championing refugees and migrants have called for an end to their “arbitrary detention” across Libya, following an … Read more
Government Coalition party the VVD has proposed to make it a crime to rescue migrants from drowning at sea, despite international treaties making it an … Read more
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) reports that 27,834 migrants and refugees have entered Europe by sea through 1 May, roughly a 35 per cent … Read more
MV Lifeline to enter Maltese harbours on Wednesday; 234 persons on board to be taken by 8 countries; MV Lifeline to be impounded and NGO investigated
The charity boat Lifeline docked at Malta on Wednesday evening, bringing to an end a saga which had more than 200 migrants stranded at sea … Read more
ANSA: The Italian Ministry of the Interior authorised the cargo ship Alexander Maersk to dock at the port of Ragusa. This was announced by the … Read more