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Migrant rescue ship 'threatened' by Libya coastguards

Migrant rescue ship 'threatened' by Libya coastguards

German NGO Sea-Eye said one of its vessels was threatened on Saturday by Libyan coast guards who fired warning shots as it rescued 90 migrants from a lifeboat.

Alan Kurdi rescue ship picks up another 44 migrants off Libya

Alan Kurdi rescue ship picks up another 44 migrants off Libya

The migrant rescue boat Alan Kurdi has saved another 44 people, including women and infants from their stricken vessel in the Mediterranean, its operator German charity Sea-Eye said on Tuesday.

Malta takes in Sea-Eye migrants before transfer to other EU countries

Malta takes in Sea-Eye migrants before transfer to other EU countries

A new stand-off over rescued migrants in the Mediterranean was resolved on Sunday as Malta accepted to take in 65 people picked up by a German charity, stressing they would "immediately" be flown to other European Union countries.

Rescued migrants allowed to disembark in Malta, go on to Europe: PM

Rescued migrants allowed to disembark in Malta, go on to Europe: PM

Dozens of migrants stuck on a ship since their rescue in the Mediterranean 10 days ago, will be allowed to disembark in Malta after four European countries agreed to take them in, Malta's prime minister said Saturday.