Tag: Sea Watch

Rescued asylum seekers brought to Malta

A total of two groups of asylum seekers will be brought to Malta on Saturday. A spokesperson for the Armed Forces of Malta told Newsbook.com.mt that the first group of asylum seekers was brought earlier on at around 12.45pm.

Photos: Captain who broke Italy’s migrant ban says ready to rescue...

A German captain who defied Italy's ban on boats bringing migrants ashore said on Tuesday she was determined to carry on rescuing migrants from...

Sea Watch denies Italian media claims that it is heading to...

German civil search and rescue NGO Sea-Watch which carried out the rescue using its vessel Sea-Watch 3, has denied claims made by the Italian media that...

52 asylum seekers rescued by Sea Watch

German civil search and rescue NGO has rescued 52 asylum seekers from a dinghy in distress, about 47 miles off Zawiya, Libya. The asylum...

Photos: 65 asylum seekers including children rescued by Sea Watch

65 people have been rescued by Sea-Watch 3 from a rubber boat in distress about 30 nautical miles off the Libyan coast. Among those...

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: Libyan coastguard ‘should not be conducting SAR’ – NGOs

Video: European ParliamentRepresentatives of migrant rescue NGOs have today told MEPs that the Libyan coastguard ‘should not be conducting search and rescue operations’.They explained...

49 asylum seekers rescued by Mare Jonio 42 miles off Libya

Italian platform Mediterranea Saving Humans which operates Mare Jonio rescued 49 individuals who were on a damaged dinghy some 42 miles off the Libyan...

Watch: Asylum seekers leave Malta to seek better life in Portugal

A group of asylum seekers set off to Portugal on Tuesday afternoon where they shall be starting a new life. This was confirmed by a...

Watch: Asylum seekers leave for France to start new life

A group of asylum seekers composed of people who reached Malta at the end of December and early January this year were relocated to...