Four European Union member countries will take in 64 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean Sea in a deal announced Saturday. The migrants will head to France, Germany, Portugal and Luxembourg after they were stranded at sea for almost two weeks. A German aid ship had rescued them off the coast of Libya, but Malta initially...
A charity ship with scores of African migrants on board appealed to European states for a safe port on Thursday after being stranded for eight days between Malta and Italy, saying the health of the rescued people was worsening.
The families of murdered Slovak and Maltese journalists on Friday backed Romania's former chief anti-graft prosecutor's bid to become the EU's first fraud prosecutor - against the wishes of her country's government.
ROME — A humanitarian ship with 64 rescued migrants aboard is stuck at sea as Italy and Malta refuse it safe harbor. Their refusal sets the stage for another Mediterranean standoff that can only be resolved if European governments agree to accept the asylum-seekers. Carlotta Weibl, spokeswoman for the German humanitarian organization Sea-Eye, said Thursday...
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