Tag: Sea-Eye

Italy orders migrants put in quarantine on a ship

This week the government closed ports to charity boats for the entire duration of the national health emergency over the coronavirus, a ban due to remain in effect until July 31.

68 rescued as Libyan Coast Guard fires threatening shots at Sea-Eye

68 people were rescued by the humanitarian search and rescue organisation Sea-Eye on Monday amid threatening shots fired by the Libyan Coast Guard. The vessel set course towards another boat in distress.

Another three migrants transferred to Malta from on board Alan Kurdi

Another three migrants from on board the Alan Kurdi were transported to Malta on Monday. They have attempted to take away their own lives.An Armed Forces...

Updated: Photos: “A 14-year-old boy jumped overboard; how much longer?” –...

The search and rescue NGO Sea-Eye said that a 14-year old boy is injured after attempting to jump overboard to reach the mainland. This...

Updated: “No response from Maltese RCC” – Sea-Eye Chairman

Gorden Isler, Chairman of the NGO Sea-Eye, told Newsbook.com.mt that although the organisation asked for the evacuation of the eight remaining immigrants aboard Alan...

Ship was bound by convention – Sea Eye lawyer

The lawyer representing the German Rescue NGO Sea Eye has said that the rescue of 13 migrants from a floundering rubber boat was done...

Two immigrants in need of medical assistance brought to Malta

A spokesperson for the Armed Forces of Malta (AFM) told Newsbook.com.mt that two immigrants from the NGO vessel Alan Kurdi were evacuated and brought...

‘Responsibility cannot be used like a light switch’ – Sea Eye

German Migrant Rescue NGO Sea Eye, has appealed to the Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, to assist their vessel the ‘Alan Kurdi’ with the...

Alan Kurdi heads to Malta with 13 people on board

The German NGO vessel Alan Kurdi is heading to Malta after it was denied entry into Italian territorial waters.The Italian news agency, ANSA, said...

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...