An Italian prosecutor on Tuesday ordered the more than 80 remaining migrants on the Open Arms charity vessel to disembark in Sicily after the ship … Read more
The Spanish government said on Tuesday it would send a navy ship to the Italian island of Lampedusa to escort the Open Arms rescue ship … Read more
The situation aboard the Spanish NGO migrant rescue ship Open Arms is “explosive”, Agrigento chief prosecutor Luigi Patronaggio said Tuesday adding that he was travelling … Read more
Spain and Italy appear to have struck a deal that will see the 107 migrants stranded in the Mediterranean for 18 days disembark at the … Read more
Open Arms remains close to the Italian island of Lampedusa, but the future of 134 migrants aboard remains unclear. Only a handful of people could … Read more
The crew of the rescue ship Open Arms is requesting the urgent evacuation of all migrants on board, amid reports some had become aggressive or … Read more
Four migrants from the ship of the Spanish Open Arms NGO disembark for medical treatment, in the port of Lampedusa, Italy. Nine others on board … Read more
There was a breakthrough this evening on the predicament of 115 immigrants who have been stranded on board the vessel Open Arms for 13 days.… Read more
The number of migrants stranded in the Mediterranean Sea has risen to more than 500.
Open Arms, the Spanish NGO operating one of the vessels, … Read more
European politicians should be ashamed of themselves, President Emeritus Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca said on Monday, referring to the migrants stranded on an NGO rescue ship.… Read more
Eight migrants are to be brought to shore in a medical evacuation operation, the Armed Forces of Malta confirmed.
Earlier, the Open Arms had said … Read more
Hollywood star Richard Gere has called upon the Italian government to assist migrants who have been stranded on a Spanish charity boat in the Mediterranean … Read more
The Government of Malta has banned the Open Arms vessel, of the Proactiva NGO, from entering its territorial waters, TgCom reports.
Among the 121 migrants … Read more