Tag: Alan Kurdi

Malta can’t shelf human rights obligations in emergency scenarios – NGOs

"Yet we are also keen to underline that emergency scenarios do not grant Malta the authority to entirely shelve its human rights obligations. There are minimum standards that must always be met, a threshold that no State is ever permitted cross."

68 rescued as Libyan Coast Guard fires threatening shots at Sea-Eye

68 people were rescued by the humanitarian search and rescue organisation Sea-Eye on Monday amid threatening shots fired by the Libyan Coast Guard. The vessel set course towards another boat in distress.

32 migrants refused in Malta; disembark in Sicily

The search and rescue vessel Alan Kurdi has safely docked in Pozzallo, Sicily, with 32 Libyans aboard. Malta had refused to offer a port of safety.

Watch: 3 groups of migrants relocated to Europe

Three groups of immigrants, who were rescued by the Armed Forces of Malta on three separate occasions, have been relocated to Germany, Lithuania and Romania.

Watch: 44 migrants from Open Arms vessel disembarked in Malta

44 migrants that were rescued by the Open Arms rescue vessel, have been disembarked in MaltaThis was confirmed...

Sea Eye rescues 90 despite militia warning shots

Humanitarian vessel Alan Kurdi managed to rescue 90 people despite Libyan militias provoked a dangerous incidents in international waters. The dramatic rescue...

Watch: 2 groups of asylum seekers leave for a better life...

Two groups of asylum seekers were relocated to Portugal and France, the government said in a statement.The...

Photos: Migrants from Alan Kurdi allowed to disembark

The five migrants that are still on the Alan Kurdi will be allowed to disembark in Malta. They will then be immediately relocated to...

Another three migrants transferred to Malta from on board Alan Kurdi

Another three migrants from on board the Alan Kurdi were transported to Malta on Monday. They have attempted to take away their own lives.An Armed Forces...

Updated: Photos: “A 14-year-old boy jumped overboard; how much longer?” –...

The search and rescue NGO Sea-Eye said that a 14-year old boy is injured after attempting to jump overboard to reach the mainland. This...