Tag: Immigrants

Men falsify passports to flee Malta; sent to prison

Three men from Bangladesh have been sentenced to six months imprisonment after they confessed to falsifying three passports and other documents in...

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.

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...

Updated: Fire, clashes, one dead at crowded Greek migrant camp on...

A fire broke out on Sunday at a container inside a crowded refugee camp on the eastern Greek island of Lesbos close...

Over 50 asylum seekers in distress off coast of Libya

Over 50 asylum seekers are in distress in a capsized boat off the Libyan Coast, the rescue assistance phoneline AlarmPhone, has tweeted.

Ħal Safi protest: ‘Most immigrants abided by instructions’ – Govt

Minister for Home Affairs Michael Farrugia stated that during yesterday’s protest at Ħal Safi’s detention centre, most immigrants abided by the instructions...

Updated: Unknown number of fatalities as boat sinks off Tunisia

A boat carrying migrants sank off the coast of Tunisia on Tuesday drowning at least two people with nine rescued and another...

Photos: 12 minors among those rescued off Libyan coast

Non-governmental search and rescue organisations Mediterranea Saving Humans and SOS Mediterranee have rescued 50 people from a boat in distress, with 12 minors and a...

Minister Abela attends forum in Slovenia; “the priority remains saving lives”

While addressing a panel discussion held as part of the 14th edition of the annual Bled Strategic Forum (BSF) in Slovenia, Minister for Foreign...

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...