"I think our brains switch off when they're presented with the same message over and over. But people are dying every day."
Rising temperatures, plastic pollution and marine die-outs – the Mediterranean is under unprecedented stress, and fishermen are taking notice.
“The lesson from Europe is we can’t take that moment of compassion for granted — we have to sustain it over time in order to affect policy.”
Matteo Salvini, an anti-immigration hardliner, vowed that their rescue ship would not be allowed to dock in his country’s ports.
Arabs, Greeks, Turks, Azerbaijanis—all are united by their love of dolma, the centuries-old dish of stuffed grape vine leaves.
“This latest attempt by the Italian authorities to stop humanitarian lifesaving search and rescue at any cost is sinister”
“Mr Salvini today, he’s like Pontius Pilate. It’s obscene.”
“For the moment, it’s no.”
Chef Ayesha Nurdjaja shows us how to make a version of the beloved breakfast dish that's perfect for dinner tonight.
“On our boat, only 55 people survived. Many people died."