MADRID (Reuters) - Spanish rescue services pulled three drowned men from the Strait of Gibraltar after rescuing one man from a half-sunken, rickety boat and another from the open sea, an emergency services spokeswoman said on Wednes...
TRIPOLI, Nov 25 (Reuters) - At least 31 migrants died after their boat sank off Libya's western coast on Saturday and some 200 others were picked up by the coastguard to be brought back to port in Tripoli, officials said. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - At least 25 migrants died after their boat sank off Libya's western coast on Saturday and survivors were being brought back to port in Tripoli, Libyan coastguard officials said.
The Stars & Stripes reports that the guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer responded to a Coast Guard request for assistance from a 32-foot recreational boat which was sinking 40 miles off the California coast. “We were in close proximity to the crew members just minutes after their boat submerged, and are proud to have […]
Michael Peck Security, Asia In case war comes. If South Korea goes to war with its northern neighbor, one of the threats that it will face is swarms of small naval craft armed with missiles and torpedoes. And how is South Korea is preparing...Show More Summary
Authorities in Greece and Turkey say at least three people have died and several more are believed to be missing after a boat carrying migrants from Turkey sank off the … Click to Continue »
At least three people drowned on Friday after their wooden boat sank in the narrow stretch of water separating Turkey from the Greek island of Kalymnos, Greek port police said. A woman's body was recovered by a Greek patrol boat, while two other bodies were found in Turkish waters. Show More Summary
An overcrowded boat ferrying Rohingya refugees from Myanmar capsized Tuesday off the coast of Bangladesh, police said, killing at least four people on board. Police said the vessel sank in rough weather as it approached the coast near...Show More Summary
One of the women also claims their boat was within 24 hours of sinking.
Yay! You can’t believe what has been handed to me, on a plate…. I’m back. Well, not yet, but I have hopes I could be. Happy now. ???? Since my boat started sinking I have been seeing my GP once … Continue reading ?
At least 10 people drowned and dozens more are missing after a boat packed with Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh sank on Monday, the latest victims of a half-million-strong exodus sparked by an army crackdown in Myanmar. The boat was carrying...Show More Summary
The Curse of the Boat Trip is real.
TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisia's navy rescued almost 100 migrants from a sinking boat off its southeast coast late on Monday, authorities said, hours after eight people being smuggled to Europe drowned in the same stretch of water.
At least 12 killed an 15 missing as overcrowded boat carrying people escaping persecution in Myanmar capsizes
A boat packed with Rohingya refugees fleeing violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state capsized late Sunday night near the coast of Bangladesh, leaving at least two people dead and scores missing, officials said. Coast guard and border guard...Show More Summary
Rescue operation under way after boat overcrowded with people fleeing Myanmar violence sinks on its way to Bangladesh.
TUNIS (Reuters) - The Tunisian navy rescued 98 Tunisians fleeing to Europe when their boat started to sink off Kerkenah on the southeast coast late on Saturday, the national guard said.
At least 60 dead as overcrowded vessel carrying persecuted Muslim minority from Myanmar capsizes in bad weather