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Record 70.8 million people displaced at end of 2018: UN
Record 70.8 million people displaced at end of 2018: UN
More than 70 million people were counted last year as displaced from their homes, a record that underestimates the real number of refugees and...
The Anatomy of a Rescue
The Anatomy of a Rescue
Courtney Bercan always wanted to join Doctors Without Borders (MSF), so the Canadian pursued a degree in nursing in...
MSF assists in Mediterranean Sea rescues involving 3 000 people in a single day
MSF assists in Mediterranean Sea rescues involving 3 000 people in a single day
It was an unusually busy day for the search and rescue of Doctors Without Borders (MSF) aboard the Dignity 1 on the Mediterranean Sea when they...
Hundreds drown in Libyan refugee exodus
Hundreds drown in Libyan refugee exodus
Hundreds of people are believed to have drowned in the southern Mediterranean last week, in what could be the deadliest refugee shipwreck in months....
Why I swam across the Mediterranean in solidarity with refugees
Why I swam across the Mediterranean in solidarity with refugees
Last Friday, I swam from Turkey to Greece in solidarity with the refugees who are making the perilous journey across the Mediterranean into Europe....
EU edges closer to 'war' on Mediterranean migration
EU edges closer to 'war' on Mediterranean migration
The European Union is set to back plans on Monday for an ambitious naval force to fight people smugglers in the Mediterranean after a series of...
Ending migrant rescue missions has not curbed demand, say smugglers
Ending migrant rescue missions has not curbed demand, say smugglers
Smugglers responsible for putting migrants to sea in inadequate vessels say the growing death toll is not their fault.
Italian navy rescues over 1 000 migrants in 24 hours
Italian navy rescues over 1 000 migrants in 24 hours
The Italian navy rescued more than 1 000 migrants in the 24 hours to Friday from boats trying to reach Europe, authorities said, as the...
Shark numbers crash
Shark numbers crash
Sharks in the Mediterranean Sea have suffered dramatic declines in the past few decades as overfishing has taken its toll on the sleek and ancient...

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