Tag: disembarkation

27 migrants disembark in Malta

A group of nine children and eighteen females have been disembarked in Malta for humanitarian reasons, said the Armed Forces of Malta in a statement published on Wednesday morning.

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...

Watch: ‘We’ve assumed that migrants understand our health system’ – Dr...

We have been making a lot of assumptions about migrants and their understanding of our healthcare system, Dr Tanya Melillo tells Newsbook.com.mt.When asked about...

Watch: “Can I phone my mother to tell her I’m alive?”

Young migrants making the journey to Europe will spend weeks, months or years separated from their family. According to Dr Melillo, a phonecall home is the first thing they ask for when they disembark. It helps reassure worrying mothers that they're safe she says.

Watch: ‘Every boat has its own story’ – Dr Tanya Melillo

‘Every boat has its own story,’ Dr Tanya Melillo, Head of Malta’s Infectious Disease Prevention and Control Unit, tells Newsbook.com.mt.Since 2008, Dr Melillo has...

Watch: Seven year old amongst migrants who disembarked in Malta

https://www.facebook.com/newsbook.com.mt/videos/531522804048058/?notif_id=1557558459690050&notif_t=live_video_explicitA seven year old boy was amongst the 85 migrants which were rescued by an AFM patrol boat today. There were also 77 men...

Update 2: Migrants from ‘Alan Kurdi’ vessel, disembarked in Malta

Updated: 21.00 The Refugee Agency UNHCR has thanked the Maltese government for 'allowing the disembarkation and France, Germany, Portugal and Luxembourg for showing solidarity in...

Watch: Rescued migrants relocated to France and Luxembourg

Migrants disembarked in Malta in December have now been flown to France and Luxembourg.The two groups of migrants which were disembarked by AFM at...

End their suffering, disembark 47 migrants now – Sea Watch

Sea Watch is calling for the immediate disembarkation of the 47 people currently stranded on the Sea Watch 3 vessel.It has been a week...

Migrants on cargo ship scared of disembarking in Libya – Alarm...

Migrants aboard the Lady Sham cargo ship are ‘severely traumatised and scared of disembarkation’, Alarm Phone is reporting.The last communication the Independent group had...