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Italy failed to rescue more than 200 migrants, UN committee finds

GENEVA – Italy failed to protect the right to life of more than 200 migrants who were on board a…

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Migration increased in 2020, many will continue to flee to Europe – UNHCR

The Address | Benghazi – Libya The number of asylum seekers who fled Tunisia last year quadrupled, while departures from…

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Over 450 migrants rescued off Libya coast in a week: IOM

The Address | Benghazi – Libya TRIPOLI – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Monday that more than…

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Ocean Viking waiting for safe place to disembark 373 refugees rescued off Libya

The Address | Benghazi – Libya MEDITERRANEAN – SOS Mediterranee’s ship the Ocean Viking is now carrying 373 refugees rescued…

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NGO vessel Ocean Viking rescues hundreds of migrants off Libya

TRIPOLI – More than 350 migrants have been rescued off the Libyan coast by the Ocean Viking humanitarian vessel in…

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IOM: 86 migrants rescued off Libyan coast

TRIPOLI – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Thursday said that 86 migrants have been rescued off Libyan coast.…

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IOM, UNHCR: Shipwreck off Libya claims over 40 lives

TRIPOLI – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency reported a shipwreck off the Libyan…

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UNHCR warns of COVID-19 risks facing migrants detained in Libya

TRIPOLI – The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Monday expressed concern about the COVID-19 risks facing migrants…

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Dozens of migrants returned to Libya within 24 hours, IOM says

The Address | Benghazi – Libya LIBYA – Over 80 migrants, including women and children, were returned to Libya on…

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Malta closes its ports on 265 migrants

The Address | Benghazi – Libya MALTA – A group of 265 migrants, 96 of which were rescued in Malta’s…

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