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German NGO captain seeks to block Salvini's social media accounts

German NGO captain seeks to block Salvini's social media accounts

The German captain of a migrant rescue ship will ask magistrates to block Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini's social media accounts because he has used them to spread hate, her lawyer said on Thursday.

Sea-Watch rescue ship captain lashes Berlin, Rome

Sea-Watch rescue ship captain lashes Berlin, Rome

The German captain of rescue vessel Sea-Watch 3, Carola Rackete, who was temporarily arrested for bringing migrants to Italy, on Friday strongly criticised both Rome and Berlin.

Germany to take in some Sea-Watch migrants after EU deal struck

Germany to take in some Sea-Watch migrants after EU deal struck

Germany has agreed to take in about a dozen of the 41 migrants who arrived in Italy last month on board German charity rescue ship Sea-Watch, an Italian government source said on Tuesday.

German migrant rescue ship captain faces Italian court

German migrant rescue ship captain faces Italian court

The German captain of a charity rescue ship appeared before a court in Sicily on Monday after she was arrested for forcing her way into an Italian port carrying migrants she had rescued off the Libyan coast.

Sea-Watch captain defends 'disobedience' as backers raise 500,000 euros

Sea-Watch captain defends 'disobedience' as backers raise 500,000 euros

Sea-Watch 3 skipper Carola Rackete, who risks jail time for forcing her way into Italy's Lampedusa port with 40 rescued migrants, has defended her act of "disobedience", saying she was compelled to avert a human tragedy.

Sea-Watch captain faces jail time for landing migrants in Italy

Sea-Watch captain faces jail time for landing migrants in Italy

Sea-Watch 3 skipper Carola Rackete faced jail time Saturday after forcing her way into Italy's Lampedusa port with a shipload of rescued migrants to end a lengthy standoff with authorities.

Italy PM says stranded migrants to disembark from rescue ship

Italy PM says stranded migrants to disembark from rescue ship

Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said 47 migrants who have been blocked at sea off Sicily for almost two weeks on a humanitarian rescue ship will be allowed to come ashore on Wednesday, ending the latest migrant standoff.

Malta detains second migrant rescue ship as hundreds die at sea

Malta detains second migrant rescue ship as hundreds die at sea

Malta on Monday stopped a second migrant rescue ship from leaving its port, as the International Organisation for Migration reported over 200 migrant deaths at sea in three days.

X Factor holds Matt in good stead despite new setback

X Factor holds Matt in good stead despite new setback

The number nine position on the UK chart reached by 2015 X Factor winner Louisa Johnson with her debut single, Forever Young, obviously disappointed and shocked show creator Simon Cowell.