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400 people stranded off Malta, lack of EU response: Deterioration of Mediterranean crisis sparks fear of further tragedy

As Covid-19 lockdown measures are being lifted progressively all over Europe, SOS MEDITERRANEE warns of the lethal consequences of an ever-growing rescue gap in the Central Mediterranean and calls for …

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SOS MEDITERRANEE: European solidarity must not stop at the shoreline amid COVID-19 crisis

As medical partner withdraws, SOS MEDITERRANEE to resume lifesaving operations with the Ocean Viking as early as possible.    As a Search and Rescue organisation chartering and operating the Ocean Viking in the humanitarian emergency of the Central Mediterranean, …

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Three years following the Malta Declaration – SOS MEDITERRANEE denounces how the EU support for the Libyan Coast Guard further worsened the situation in the Central Mediterranean.

Three years ago, on 3 February 2017, the European governments signed the Malta Declaration that gave path to the empowerment of the Libyan Coast Guard in the Central Mediterranean. Eventually, …


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