Tag: Rescue

Air Malta charges Thomas Cook passengers €50 rescue fare

Air Malta is charging passengers stranded by the closure of Thomas Cook holiday firm, €50 for a rescue flight to destinations across Europe.

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.

Photos: 12 minors among those rescued off Libyan coast

Non-governmental search and rescue organisations Mediterranea Saving Humans and SOS Mediterranee have rescued 50 people from a boat in distress, with 12 minors and a...

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.

Lifeline rescues 100 asylum seekers; faced threats from Libyan Coast Guard

The German migrant rescue NGO Mission Lifeline, has said that it has rescued around 100 asylum seekers in distress off the Libyan coast today.According...

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...

AFM conducting SAR operation; migrants in dinghy south of Lampedusa

A Search and Rescue operation is currently underway in the Central Mediterranean, where a rubber boat carrying migrants is believed to be distress.A spokesperson...

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: 3 migrants detained from EU ‘flagged’ vessel by Libyan coastguard...

Three migrants were allegedly detained and removed from an offshore resupply vessel on Saturday, Sea Watch reports.The German migrant rescue NGO Sea Watch, reports...

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...