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Prioritise life and let them in, NGOs urge government

Two separate groups of migrants remain stranded at sea - a group of 57 asylum seekers remain on board Captain Morgan's Europa II which was chartered by the government and a second group of asylum seekers were rescued by Marina, a merchant vessel.

Over 3,500 sign petition; People take campaign online demanding rescue

Started by aditus Foundation, many have taken to post selfies holding a placard with #DontLetThemDrown and #AllLivesMatter.

‘Easter can’t be celebrated while people drown on our doorstep’ –...

"Saving lives and ensuring their disembarkation at a safe place is a fundamental legal obligation and also a moral imperative that can in no way be negotiated or renounced."

Institutionalised racism in shameful treatment of arrested migrants – NGOs

"This treatment also amounts to institutionalised racism since this way of parading accused persons seems to be reserved to non-Maltese nationals," aditus foundation, JRS and Integra Foundation said in a statement.

‘Trauma does not affect asylum seekers alone, but society at large’

Many migrants face challenges when accessing mainstream services which tackle refugee specific issues, such as trauma resulting from war, torture and sexual...

NGOs call for the immediate release of people held in detention...

34 non-governmental organisations have called on the government to ensure that all of the asylum seekers currently being held on medical grounds are immediate...

Updated (1): Watch: PN, NGOs relieved that standoff has ended

Updated with NGOs, PN statementAfter a two-week standoff, the 356 people rescued at sea by the Norwegian-flagged charity ship, Ocean Viking, were brought in...

Updated: Italian govt should realize ‘gravity of emergency’; let them disembark...

The President of the European Parliament David Sassoli, has called on the Italian Government to allow the Open Arms rescue vessel to disembark the...

Watch: ‘Refugee is not a disease’

Aditus Foundation launches new book on refugee personal accounts

Alan Kurdi resolution coming in hours or days or still ongoing?

There seems to be some confusion regarding when the situation facing the migrants on board the migrant rescue vessel, ‘Alan Kurdi’, will be resolved.Newsbook.com.mt...