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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 …

Press release

Ocean Viking left in limbo at sea ahead of Christmas weekend

Marseille, December 23 – 114 survivors are stranded on board the Ocean Viking with no solution in sight for their disembarkation, one week after they were rescued in the central …

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SOS MEDITERRANEE pursues its life-saving mission with the Ocean Viking after its German chapter announces parting ways

SOS MEDITERRANEE was founded in 2015 as a European, maritime and humanitarian initiative from civil societies. With the Aquarius and the Ocean Viking, citizens made possible the rescue of over …


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