Tag: Mediterranean

Tunisia arrests Boko Haram alleged affiliates

December 30, 2021

Tunisia recently arrested a number of alleged militants of the Nigeria-based terror group Boko Haram, the leader of security union in the coastal city of ... Read More

Dramatic increase in remittances from the Moroccan diaspora

July 6, 2021

Moroccans living abroad are the leading foreign exchange earners in the kingdom, alongside tourism and services, the automobile industry and the export of phosphates and ... Read More

Egypt ready for regional confrontation as Ethiopia resumes filling of Renaissance dam

July 6, 2021

The Egyptian military says it is ready to face regional challenges as Ethiopia resumes filling the Renaissance dam considered a threat by the Arab Republic. ... Read More

OHCHR report on migration prompts EU to discuss aid plan to Libya to monitor southern border

May 30, 2021

Following the damning report issued this week by the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) highlighting the responsibility of the European Union in ... Read More

ISIS reportedly planning attacks in Mediterranean seaside resorts

June 4, 2019

British intelligence agencies have warned that the ISIS terror group has plans to launch attacks this Summer on several Mediterranean countries, including Morocco, Tunisia, Spain, ... Read More

Morocco: 169 Sub-Saharan immigrants rescued in Mediterranean; human trafficker arrested in Asilah

May 20, 2019

Royal Navy coastguard, operating in the Mediterranean, on Sunday night, assisted several makeshift inflatable boats that encountered difficulties, said a military source. The boats were ... Read More

Prosecutors General from Europe, Mediterranean committed to international judicial cooperation

February 2, 2019

EuroMed Forum 2019 (Banner) Prosecutors General from Europe and Mediterranean countries (Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, the Palestinian Authority, and Tunisia) agreed on the ... Read More

Tunisia: Military Jet Crashes into Mediterranean during Drill

October 18, 2018

A Tunisian military aircraft crashed Wednesday into the Mediterranean during a military exercise involving 10 other countries bordering on the sea. The Defense Ministry of ... Read More

Mediterranean Migrant Arrivals Reach 84,345 in 2018; Deaths Reach 1,777

October 8, 2018

IOM, the UN Migration Agency, reports that 84,345 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2018 through 3 October, with 38,451 to Spain, the ... Read More

A Summit on the Mediterranean in Marseille in 2019, French President Announces

August 28, 2018

President Emmanuel Macron of France announced Monday that a summit on the Mediterranean will be held in "the early summer of 2019" in Marseille, south-eastern ... Read More