Tag: Ocean Viking

64 minors among those stranded on humanitarian vessel

SOS MEDITERRANEE Search and Rescue Coordinator, Nicholas Romaniuk, said that the operations were conducted with a complete lack of coordination from maritime authorities. Romaniuk underlined that the Libyan Joint Rescue Coordination Center would either not take their calls or else the person on duty would not speak English.

47 migrants rescued by AFM

The Armed Forces of Malta, AFM, rescued 47 migrants who arrived in Malta on Sunday at 6 pm. It was a German humanitarian ship, Sea-Eye, that initially rescued the migrants, a total of 78 who were off the Libyan coast. The German Charity group said that they were harassed by the Libyan authorities.

Watch: 223 people rescued by Ocean Viking in three separate operations

The third group, a group of 72 individuals were rescued in the search and rescue area which falls under the responsibility of the Maltese according to Doctors Without Borders.

Watch: Migrants rescued in Maltese SAR zone disembark in Italy

Fifty people, including 10 children & a baby, were on an overcrowded wooden boat in dire weather conditions in the Maltese search & rescue region.

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.

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...

176 asylum seekers to be disembarked in Italy

176 rescued asylum seekers on board the rescue vessel Ocean Viking, will be disembarked in Italy.Medicines San Frontiers announced...

Updated: 4 pregnant women among 102 people rescued in second operation...

A total of 176 people were rescued in two separate operations by the charity vessel Ocean Viking. The second rescue earlier on...

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...

Watch: 2 groups of asylum seekers leave for a better life...

Two groups of asylum seekers were relocated to Portugal and France, the government said in a statement.The...