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Spain finds 17 dead migrants, 100 survivors in Mediterranean

Spain finds 17 dead migrants, 100 survivors in Mediterranean

Spanish rescue workers combed the seas and shores of southern Spain on Tuesday, searching for 17 missing migrants a day after finding the bodies of 17 other migrants who died trying to cross the Mediterranean in boats departing from North Africa. The Spanish Civil Guard said it had found four bodies of migrants and 22 […]

November 6, 2018 | By | Reply More
74 dead migrants wash ashore on Libyan beach from boat with no engine

74 dead migrants wash ashore on Libyan beach from boat with no engine

Dead bodies of 74 migrants have been found washed up on a beach near the western Libyan city of Zawiya, a Red Crescent spokesperson said on Tuesday. Mohamed al-Misrati spokesperson said the bodies had been recovered on Monday and that the migrants appeared to have died during the past two days. Adult migrants mostly They […]

February 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
More than 1,000 migrants ‘violently’ cross to Costa Rica from Panama

More than 1,000 migrants ‘violently’ cross to Costa Rica from Panama

Apr 13, – The incident risked reviving a recent crisis in which thousands of Cubans determined to make it to the United States became stranded in Costa Rica because their passage north through Central America was blocked. More than 1,000 migrants, most of them Cubans, “violently” crossed the border from Panama into Costa Rica on […]

April 13, 2016 | By | Reply More
At least 40 migrants die in Mediterranean- Italy navy

At least 40 migrants die in Mediterranean- Italy navy

Aug 15, – The victims are thought to have suffocated after inhaling fumes from fuel after the boat took on water in the hold, the captain of the navy ship leading the rescue said on Italian state television. At least 40 migrants died after apparently getting trapped and suffocating in the water-logged hold of a […]

August 15, 2015 | By | Reply More
French patrol ship rescues 217 migrants off Libya coast

French patrol ship rescues 217 migrants off Libya coast

Apr 02, – The Commandant Birot helped several dozen people in distress and intercepted two suspected people smugglers, according to the statement. A French patrol ship rescued 217 migrants from three small boats that had run into trouble off the coast of Libya on Saturday, the maritime police said in a statement. “The intercepted vessels […]

May 2, 2015 | By | Reply More