Tag: migrant

Ħaż-Żebbuġ Local council honours Somali migrant

Hassan Hussein Abdulle has been given a recognition award by Ħaż-Żebbuġ Local council for his contribution to the local community.

17 year old migrant detained after attempt to escape detention centre

A 17 year old immigrant was apprehended after attempting to escape from Ħal Safi’s Detention Centre.A spokesperson for the...

Second rescue boat heading to Lampedusa in potential new stand-off with...

A second migrant rescue boat is heading towards the south Italian island of Lampedusa, potentially creating another stand-off with Italian authorities who are banning...

Ocean Viking still seeking port of safety; 13 days stranded at...

It has been almost two weeks since the Ocean Viking rescue vessel operated by MSF Doctors Without Borders and SOS Mediterranee has been awaiting...

Migrant women and children need therapy – study

Migrant women that live in different local centres and residences said that there is the need to introduce therapy for migrant children and parents....

“Spent five of six years in Malta under arrest” – Prosecution

A man residing at the Ħal Safi Detention Centre has been kept under arrest after he has been accused of being involved in an...

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...

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...

EU illegal migrant arrivals fall but stronger borders needed – Frontex...

The number of illegal migrants entering the European Union fell sharply for the third year in a row in 2018 but arrivals remain high...

German migrant rescue vessel renamed ‘Alan Kurdi’

Migrant Search and Rescue NGO, Sea-Eye, has renamed one of its vessels after a young migrant, who died making the crossing.The vessel, which is...