Tag: Lifeline

Lifeline’s three-page statement “too long” – Attorney General

After receiving a three-page statement from the captain of the vessel MV Lifeline, the Attorney General stated that it was too lengthy....

Updated: Watch: Italian police seize Lifeline’s vessel; Asylum seekers to disembark

Credit: Jonathan Schörnig German NGO vessel Eleonore has challenged the security decree issued by Italian far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini and entered port in Pozzallo. Salvini...

Watch: ‘This is inhumane, the situation can’t go on’ – Lifeline’s...

Credit: Jonathan SchörnigCaptain Claus-Peter Reisch who is currently the captain for MV Eleonore the new 20m sailing boat operated by the German civil search and...

Alan Kurdi heads to Malta with 13 people on board

The German NGO vessel Alan Kurdi is heading to Malta after it was denied entry into Italian territorial waters.The Italian news agency, ANSA, said...

Watch: 101 asylum seekers remain stranded on board Lifeline’s vessel

Credit: Jonathan Schörnig101 people that were rescued by German civil search and rescue organisation Mission Lifeline's vessel, Eleonore, are still awaiting a port of...

Updated: Lifeline: 25,000 Dutch boats may have same problem; seriously considering...

During his address to the press, the Lifeline Captain Claus-Peter Reisch held up his own Dutch registration for the vessel.He explained that the vessel was...

‘Salvini’s allegations inaccurate; pledges fulfilled’ – Government

The Government have expressed "disdain and surprise" at allegations made by Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini regarding unfulfilled voluntary reallocation pledges.In a statement,...

Watch: Migrants to be saved

The plight of the 49 human beings stranded off the shores of Malta seeking refuge as migrants has taken a turn for the better...

Watch: ‘The question of human dignity is not negotiable’ – Archbishop

Archbishop Charles Scicluna said that the question of human dignity is not negotiable during a visit on the vessel belonging to the German civil...

Blankets urgently needed for newly arrived asylum seekers

An urgent appeal for blankets was launched on Monday after more asylum seekers were brought to safety by the Armed Forces of Malta. More...