Tag: Armed Forces Of Malta

97 asylum seekers rescued by AFM

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

45 migrants stranded in Maltese waters; aid requested – Alarm Phone

A boat carrying 45 persons stranded in Malta’s SAR Zone is requesting aid from the Maltese authorities. This was stated by the...

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.

Two immigrants in need of medical assistance brought to Malta

A spokesperson for the Armed Forces of Malta (AFM) told Newsbook.com.mt that two immigrants from the NGO vessel Alan Kurdi were evacuated and brought...

Updated: Man found dead at the bottom of a cliff

A man was found dead at the bottom of a cliff in Għajn Tuffieħa. This was confirmed early on Sunday afternoon, after it was...

Updated: Second group of asylum seekers to be disembarked at Haywharf

A second group of asylum seekers numbering 89 people, are set to be disembarked at Haywharf this evening. One female is said to be...

Explosions and smoke emerge from fireworks warehouse in Ħal Għaxaq

Members of the Civil Protection Department were called to assist after residents noticed explosions and smoke emerging from Saint Joseph’s fireworks complex warehouse in...

97 asylum seekers rescued by AFM

97 asylum seekers were rescued on Monday night by the Armed Forces of Malta and brought in to Haywharf on Tuesday morning.The rescue took...

Photos: Malta rescues 216 migrants in upsurge of Mediterranean crossings

A Maltese armed forces patrol boat picked up more than 200 migrants from two dinghies in the Mediterranean and was bringing them to Malta...

80 people expected to enter Malta after being saved from dinghy

The Armed Forces of Malta (AFM) has saved around 80 people who were stranded on a dinghy. They are expected to arrive in Malta...