Nearly 4,700 Migrants Were Rescued Off Libya's Coast in a Single Day
One woman was found dead as the Italian coast guard and others staged 20 separate operations to rescue migrants stranded in the Mediterranean.
Rescuers in the Mediterranean Save 2,700 Migrants in 24 Hours
Vessels from Italy, Germany, and NGO Doctors Without Borders rescued migrants from 13 ships after a rescue HQ in Rome warned of three boats in distress.
The Number of Migrants Trying to Reach Europe via Greece Has Surged by 500 Percent
The number of migrants and refugees crossing the Aegean Sea from Turkey to Greece has reportedly increased dramatically due to the dangerous situation in Libya.
UK Says Europe’s Plan to Resettle Migrants Will Push More People to Cross the Mediterranean
The European Commission unveiled new measures to deal with the migrant crisis, but the UK and others are pushing back against some parts of the plan.