Disasters are gender, race, religion, age and color blind, and seconds before they striek, all humans are only humans, just
Fifty-three corpses of people fleeing violence and poverty were found on a single day last week.
About three-quarters of the migrants were women and there were at least five children.
COPENHAGEN - An increased E.U. naval presence off Libya, creating safer passage for migrants and refugees and combating smuggling of weapons and oil, could be a possible course of action. But a military intervention in Libya at this point is playing with fire.
"Europe is declaring war on smugglers" the EU's top migration official said last month. As the Mediterranean fills with boats and the bodies of migrants from Africa and the Arab world, it is inopportune language like this underlines how grave a situation we find ourselves in and how far away a humane solution seems.
There are some smaller national and private efforts in addition to Operation Triton, such as the Greek team that rescued
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, also an Italian, said she was determined to build a "common sense of responsibility
ROME, April 19 (Reuters) - Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has asked fellow EU leaders to hold an emergency meeting on
WARNING: Footage below contains disturbing content. After the death of Gaddafi, the former Libyan leader, rebel fighters
Thousands have braved the hazardous voyage so far this year after the collapse of the former Tunisian regime and fighting