Tag: Doctors Without Borders

64 minors among those stranded on humanitarian vessel

SOS MEDITERRANEE Search and Rescue Coordinator, Nicholas Romaniuk, said that the operations were conducted with a complete lack of coordination from maritime authorities. Romaniuk underlined that the Libyan Joint Rescue Coordination Center would either not take their calls or else the person on duty would not speak English.

9-month-old baby dies from dehydration in Greek refugee camp

A 9-month-old baby died in the Moria refugee camp in Greece, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) announced on Saturday.The...

Updated: 4 pregnant women among 102 people rescued in second operation...

A total of 176 people were rescued in two separate operations by the charity vessel Ocean Viking. The second rescue earlier on...

In break with past, Rome lets charity ship head to Italian...

Italy's new government allowed a French charity ship to bring ashore 82 migrants on Saturday in an apparent reversal of the uncompromising, closed-door policy...

Watch: Group of rescued immigrants relocate to Germany – PM

Malta’s Prime Minister Joseph Muscat announced on Twitter that yet another group of immigrants have been relocated from Malta for Germany.Muscat thanked Germany for...

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...

More than a hundred migrants feared dead off Libya coast

"We have every reason to fear the worst - that over 100 lives were lost and nobody will ever know for sure," MSF said...

‘Dark Day’ – Aquarius ends its search and rescue operations

In a tweet Doctors Without Borders (MSF) announced that MSF and SOS Mediterranee have been forced to end operations on search and rescue ship...

Watch: 58 people rescued by Aquarius disembark in Malta

Newsbook.com.mt was broadcasting LIVE from Haywharf the disembarkation of the 58 people rescued by MV Aquarius 2. The people on board the patrol boat P52 arrived at...

Bad weather endangering 58 Aquarius survivors

The 58 people rescued by the civil search and rescue non-governmental vessel Aquarius have not been transferred yet to the Armed Forces of Malta...