PRESS RELEASE

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Press release

While meeting in Valletta is opening, Italian authorities allow the Ocean Viking to disembark 182 survivors in Italy

SOS MEDITERRANEE urges European states to set up a predictable mechanism for disembarkation Central Mediterranean – On Sunday evening, the Ocean Viking, a humanitarian rescue ship chartered by SOS MEDITERRANEE …

Medical-evacuation
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After two operations and a medical evacuation, the Ocean Viking is still waiting for a Place of Safety to disembark 82 survivors

Central Mediterranean, September 12, 2019 – On Wednesday, September 11, a nine-month pregnant woman and her husband were evacuated by helicopter from the Ocean Viking by the Maltese authorities after medical …

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356 rescued people onboard the Ocean Viking finally allowed to disembark in Malta

SOS MEDITERRANEE: “European States and their civil societies cannot allow such standoffs to happen again” Following a 14-day standoff, 356 people rescued by SOS MEDITERRANEE two weeks ago are finally …

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