Tag: MSF

Watch: 44 migrants transferred to AFM patrol vessel

Forty-four immigrants have been transferred to Malta by way of the Armed Forces of Malta (AFM).An AFM spokesperson...

Around 265 asylum seekers disembarked in Malta today

Around 265 asylum seekers have been disembarked in Malta this morning, bringing the total number of entering the country this week to 459.

Malta willing to take 36 migrants saved on Thursday from on-board...

The Maltese authorities have allowed the disembarkation of 36 migrants that have been saved by the Ocean Viking in its territorial waters.https://twitter.com/MSF_Sea/status/1174793516935000064?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1174793516935000064&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fnewsbook.com.mt%2Fmalta-toffri-li-ddahhal-36-immigrant-salvati-minn-ocean-viking%2FThe Armed Forces...

Italy assigns a safe harbour to the Ocean Viking

Italy assigned Lampedusa as a safe harbour to 82 people rescued by the charity vessel Ocean Viking, the humanitarian organisation Doctors Without Borders said...

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 (2): Supply boat reaches Eleonore; toys given to children

Mission Lifeline is calling on the Maltese and European authorities to negotiate for the disembarkation of 101 migrants on board their vessel.

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...

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...

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...

Updated: Italian govt should realize ‘gravity of emergency’; let them disembark...

The President of the European Parliament David Sassoli, has called on the Italian Government to allow the Open Arms rescue vessel to disembark the...