The NGO Doctors without Borders (MSF) says the crew of its Geo Barents rescue ship witnessed the Tripoli-based coast guard intercepting 50 migrants on a boat in distress and returning them to Libya.
SOS MEDITERRANEE, MSF and SEA-WATCH has urgently called for the provision of European state-led search and rescue maritime assets in the central Mediterranean to prevent more deaths among migrants.
More than 100 people have lost their lives in the past week alone in two separate incidents in the Central Mediterranean as a result of the EU and its member states’ deadly policies towards refugees and migrants, according to Doctors without Borders (MSF) organization.
Over 90 people have lost their lives in international water after leaving from Libya on an overcrowded boat many days ago, according to Doctors with Borders (MSF) organization.
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), also known as Doctors Without Borders, rescued 109 people on a boat off the Libyan coast on Thursday morning, the organization announced.
A team of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), also known as Doctors Without Borders, has treated 68 people who were injured during a mass arrest two days ago in Libya, when hundreds of migrants asking for protection were taken to a detention center in Ain Zara, MSF operations manager Ellen van der Velden said.
TRIPOLI – Increasing violence towards refugees and migrants held in Libyan detention centers has forced Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) to suspend…