Gulf Times - Mediterranean-Sea
Migrants reach Europe via other routes as Italy closes ports

Migrants reach Europe via other routes as Italy closes ports

The number of migrants found to be crossing the Mediterranean Sea from northern Africa to Spain rose by 22 per cent in July, amid an Italian clampdown on arrivals at its shores

Turkey sends ships to monitor drilling vessel near Cyprus

Turkey sends ships to monitor drilling vessel near Cyprus

Turkey has sent two ships and a submarine to monitor a drilling vessel in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, the military said on Thursday.

Italy expects to recover up to 300 bodies from mass migrant shipwreck

Italy expects to recover up to 300 bodies from mass migrant shipwreck

Some 250 to 300 bodies are expected to be extracted from a shipwrecked migrant vessel whose recovery from the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea has been an unprecedented engineering feat ...