Tag: Save the Children

Libya: Charities Put Rescue Operations at Sea on Hold

August 14, 2017

Several NGOs rescuing migrants off Libya’s coasts have suspended operations because of security threats from Libyan coastguard whom they accuse of firing at their ships. ... Read More

Libya: Italian prosecutor finger-points NGOs for collusion with human traffickers

April 24, 2017

An Italian prosecutor working with the country’s investigators trying to uncover the likely collaboration between charity organizations and human traffickers has indicated that he has ... Read More

Over 400 Illegal Migrants Died Offshore Libya

April 15, 2015

Over 400 illegal migrants, who were trying to reach Italy, died last weekend when their vessel capsized off the Libyan coast. The Italian coastguards have ... Read More