Tag: AFM

AFM soldier among those who tested positive for Covid-19

An AFM soldier from Gozo who is stationed at Nadur Barracks, was one of the newly announced coronavirus cases.

Gozo shocked by soldier’s death; “an exemplary woman with a heart...

Gauci lost her life today while diving in Imġarr ix-Xini with a friend

97 asylum seekers rescued by AFM

The asylum seekers were brought in by the AFM on Sunday.

Around 265 asylum seekers disembarked in Malta today

Around 265 asylum seekers have been disembarked in Malta this morning, bringing the total number of entering the country this week to 459.

AFM rescues some 50 asylum seekers

A group of around 50 asylum seekers was rescued during a search and rescue operation by the Armed Forces of Malta on...

Pregnant woman airlifted to Malta

A pregnant woman requiring medical attention had been evacuated to Malta on Wednesday afternoon.The Armed Forces of Malta (AFM) lifted the woman from...

Updated: “No response from Maltese RCC” – Sea-Eye Chairman

Gorden Isler, Chairman of the NGO Sea-Eye, told Newsbook.com.mt that although the organisation asked for the evacuation of the eight remaining immigrants aboard Alan...

Migrants in Safi Detention Centre protest for their freedom

Members of the Maltese Police Special Intervention Unit and dog squad were called to the Safi Detention Center last night after a number of...

Updated (2): Supply boat reaches Eleonore; toys given to children

Mission Lifeline is calling on the Maltese and European authorities to negotiate for the disembarkation of 101 migrants on board their vessel.

Watch: Footage of SAR operation for dinghy south of Lampedusa

The Armed Forces of Malta (AFM) have issued footage of a rescue of two people drifting at sea on a rubber dinghy on Monday...