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Migrant Shipwreck

Inside The Perilous Journey Of Migrants Across The Mediterranean

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 04.21.2015 | World

More than 700 migrants were feared dead on Sunday after their ship sank off the Libyan coast. The victims were on their way from North Africa to Europ...

Shocking Videos Capture The Tragic Aftermath Of A Migrant Shipwreck In The Mediterranean

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 04.21.2015 | World

Amid international focus on the catastrophic Mediterranean migrant crisis, a series of videos appeared online showing a shipwreck that left at least t...

'More Than 250 Bodies Still Trapped Underwater' In Migrant Shipwreck

Reuters | Posted 10.24.2014 | World

TRIPOLI, Aug 24 (Reuters) - More than 250 migrants may have died when a boat sank a kilometer (half a mile) off the Libyan coast, a coastgua...

Migrant Boat To Europe Sinks, Some 200 Feared Dead

Reuters | Ahmed Elumami and Ayman al-Salhi | Posted 10.23.2014 | World

TRIPOLI, Aug 23 (Reuters) - A wooden boat carrying up to 200 migrants has sunk just one kilometer (half a mile) off the Libyan coast, the coast guar...

Search Still On For Survivors Of Shipwreck Catastrophe

AP | Posted 10.12.2013 | World

VALLETTA, Malta -- VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — A Maltese ship has brought 143 survivors from a capsized smugglers' boat to Malta while a search continues...

Tragedy: 12 Drown After Boat Capsizes Off Egyptian Coast

Posted 10.11.2013 | World

More than a hundred people were rescued and 12 died when a boat capsized off the coast of Egypt's Alexandria early Friday morning. According to the BB...

Calls For Immigration Reform In Wake Of Italy Shipwreck

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Steve Scherer LAMPEDUSA, Italy, Oct 5 (Reuters) - The survivors of a shipwreck off Sicily two days ago live in terrible conditions ...

Dozens Dead In Shipwreck Off The Coast Of Sicilian Island

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 10.03.2013 | World

ROME -- ROME (AP) — It was the third ship of the night to head toward the tiny Italian island of Lampedusa packed to the brim with migrants seeking ...