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[PRESS RELEASE] Survivors stranded at sea: SOS MEDITERRANEE requests assistance from France, Spain and Greece

November 3, 2022, Marseille. Despite repeated requests for the designation a Place of Safety sent to the Maritime Rescue Coordination Centres (MRCC) in Malta and Italy, the Ocean Viking remains at …


[PRESS RELEASE] Survivors stranded at sea: SOS MEDITERRANEE and IFRC call for maritime law to be respected

The 234 survivors rescued by the Ocean Viking are stuck in limbo on their eleventh day on the deck waiting to disembark to a port of safety. SOS MEDITERRANEE and IFRC …

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[STATEMENT] 234 survivors on Ocean Viking must disembark swiftly in a Place of Safety as per Maritime law

Between October 22 and October 26, the Ocean Viking rescued 234 women, children and men, including over 40 unaccompanied minors, found in grave and imminent danger of being lost at …


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