Posted by: APO | 2 June 2016

Mediterranean Migrant Deaths Spike in May

May 25 to May 31 marked the deadliest week in the Mediterranean Sea so far this year: 1,083 migrants are estimated to have died or gone missing in nine separate incidents. The largest occurred on May 26th, about thirty five nautical miles north of Zuwara, Libya, in which an estimated 500 migrants disappeared, including forty children. Last week’s migrant death toll is second only to that recorded… Read more on


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