Tag: migrants

Six months for travelling with fake documents

Three migrants have been sentenced to six months in jail. They have been found to be in breach of the law when they...

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.

Updated: AFM rescues 44 in Maltese SAR

Updated Saturday 9.55am44 individuals were brought to Malta on board AFM vessel P52 early on Saturday morning.

Another small riot at Ħal Safi

Police had responded to a small riot at the Ħal Safi detention centre.A police spokesperson told Newsbook.com.mt that...

Watch: 44 migrants from Open Arms vessel disembarked in Malta

44 migrants that were rescued by the Open Arms rescue vessel, have been disembarked in MaltaThis was confirmed...

Malta investigated after migrant boat sent back to Libya –...

The U.N. refugee agency (UNHCR) is investigating why Malta, last week, allegedly asked the Libyan coast guard to intercept a migrant boat...

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...

5.4 million child migrants in Europe – UNICEF

There are now 5.4 million child migrants currently in Europe, the United Nations agency UNICEF reports.They also report that...

Migrants escape from Marsa Detention centre

Police are searching for a group of migrants that escaped from Marsa detention centre yesterday evening.The Times of Malta...

Over 470K asylum seekers still awaiting a decision – EASO

At the end of August there were over 470,000 (471,200) asylum applications still waiting for a first decision, the European Asylum Support Office reports.