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Ocean Viking detained in Italian port one year after release

After more than 11 hours of inspection on January 10, 2022, the Ocean Viking, a rescue ship chartered by European maritime search and rescue organisation SOS MEDITERRANEE and operated in …


Onboard the Ocean Viking in 2021

In 2021, the team onboard the Ocean Viking rescued 2832 people in 33 rescue operations in the central Mediterranean, witnessed the aftermath of a fatal shipwreck, conducted countless searches for …


“In Search of Safe Haven: The Sea as the Only Option”: A new Report by Human Rights at Sea and SOS MEDITERRANEE.

Survivors of deadly Mediterranean crossing share testimonies in new publication “I had to cross the sea because I want to live.” For migrants and refugees fleeing adversity in Libya, the …