Posts Tagged ‘migrants’

Libyan navy rescues more than 300 migrants

The Libyan navy said Sunday 335 migrants had been rescued and one body recovered in separate operations off the coast, as they tried to cross the Mediterranean to reach Europe. Nine children were among 57 migrants in a wooden boat rescued Saturday about 40 nautical miles from the town of Zuwara, west of Tripoli, […]

Italy’s Salvini Tells Richard Gere to Take Migrants Back To Hollywood with Him on His Private Jet

Liberal Hollywood star Richard Gere travelled to Italy on the weekend and held a press conference where he demanded the Italian government stop “demonizing” refugees and instead accept hundreds of migrants who have been stranded on a boat in the Mediterranean for more than a week — but Interior Minister Matteo Salvini had a powerful […]

Libya’s coast guard recovers dozens of bodies of migrants

CAIRO (AP) — Libya’s coast guard recovered dozens of bodies of Europe-bound migrants who perished at sea as search operations continued Friday, a day after up to 150 people, including women and children, went missing and were feared drowned when their boats capsized in the Mediterranean Sea. A top UN official described Thursday’s shipwreck as […]

Trump Ends Asylum Protections For Most Migrants At US-Mexico Border

In what we suspect will be immediately greeted by an avalanche of “we’re a nation of (legal) immigrants” and calls of ‘racism’ and ‘hitler’, AP reports