ROME — The migrant ships kept sinking. First came a battered, blue-decked vessel that flipped over on Wednesday as terrified migrants plunged into the Mediterranean Sea. The next day, a flimsy craft capsized with hundreds of people aboard. And on
Rome – Up to 30 people are feared dead after a shipwreck off Libya, while some 50 migrants have been rescued from the waves, the EU’s naval force said on Thursday. “We estimate the dead to be between 20 and
ANKARA (Reuters) – It is nighttime on a beach near the resort town of Bodrum and a group of migrants look out nervously at two ships on the horizon, wondering if they can slip past the Turkish coastguard and cross
While Europe comes to terms with the magnitude of the migrant and refugee crisis on its borders, another tragedy has struck today, this time in Southeast Asia where an overloaded boat carrying dozens of people capsized off the west coast of Malaysia.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s coast guard has rescued hundreds of migrants in more than a dozen search and rescue operations, including one in which a toddler found unconscious in one of the overcrowded dinghies died, authorities said Wednesday. The