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    At least 41 migrants feared dead in Mediterranean

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 10:26am on February 25, 2021

    At least 41 migrants are feared dead following a weekend shipwreck on the Mediterranean Sea route from Libya to Italy, two United Nations agencies said...

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    Tunisian navy rescues 50 migrants from Mediterranean Sea

    Agence France-Presse . Tunis, Tunisia | Updated at 12:34pm on January 12, 2021

    Tunisia’s navy rescued 50 migrants from sub-Saharan Africa headed for Italy on Monday, but an infant among them had died during their four days at...

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    Spanish humanitarian ship rescues 265 migrants in Mediterranean

    United News of Bangladesh / AP . Rome | Updated at 12:54pm on January 04, 2021

    A Spanish-flagged humanitarian ship on Sunday was seeking a port of safety for 265 migrants its crew rescued from the Mediterranean Sea in the last...

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    Amount of plastic dumped in Med to double in 20 years: report

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 10:38pm on October 27, 2020

    Nearly 2,30,000 tonnes of plastic is dumped into the Mediterranean Sea every year, a figure which could more than double by 2040 unless ‘ambitious’ steps...

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    Fight over the Mediterranean

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 01, 2020

    OVERWHELMED by uncontrollable circumstances, the Greek government is bracing for another financial crisis that promises to be as terrible as the last one in 2015....

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    8 Bangladeshis among 22 rescued from Europe-bound boat

    United News of Bangladesh .Dhaka | Updated at 10:14am on September 27, 2020

    Twenty-two Europe-bound migrants, including eight Bangladeshis, were rescued from Libya’s Mediterranean coast, after their dingy capsized in the sea. Libyan fishermen spotted the sinking boat...

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    114 migrants rescued from Mediterranean: German NGO

    Agence France-Presse. Berlin | Updated at 10:35am on September 20, 2020

    German NGO Sea-Eye said Saturday it had rescued 114 migrants from two vessels stranded off the Libyan coast. Sea-Eye said its Alan-Kurdi rescue boat first...

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    24 migrants killed in Mediterranean Sea boat capsize

    United News of Bangladesh / AP . Cairo | Updated at 03:22pm on September 15, 2020

    The UN migration agency said Tuesday that a boat carrying migrants bound for Europe capsized in the Mediterranean Sea off Libya, leaving at least two...

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    UN says about 100 migrants risk drowning in Med

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 10:46pm on July 27, 2020

    Around 100 migrants fleeing war-ravaged Libya have run into difficulty in the Mediterranean and could drown, the UN said Monday, urging a rapid rescue. The...

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    110 migrants rescued in Mediterranean

    Agence France-Presse . On board the Ocean Viking | Updated at 01:39am on June 27, 2020

    More than 110 migrants drifting in the Mediterranean on two makeshift boats were rescued on Thursday in separate operations by a ship chartered by a...