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World - Region
8/22/2023 9:55:04 PM
Morocco's navy on Tuesday rescued nearly 200 migrants from sub-Saharan Africa in flimsy boats off the country's southern coast and Western Sahara, state media reported.

World - International
8/22/2023 3:59:00 PM
Hundreds of firefighters struggled Tuesday to control major wildfires burning out of control for days in northeastern Greece and on Tenerife in Spain's Canary Islands, with strong winds fanning the flames and prompting evacuations of villages and a city hospital in Greece.

World - International
8/19/2023 9:17:10 PM
Thousands more residents of Tenerife in Spain’s Canary Islands have fled their homes as a wildfire that authorities deemed “out of control” raged on for a fourth day.

World - Region
6/22/2023 8:29:12 PM
A group of 51 Moroccan migrants have been missing for days since embarking on a perilous sea journey to Spain's Canary Islands off Morocco's Atlantic coast, a family member said Thursday.

World - International
6/22/2023 7:31:26 PM
Spanish authorities rescued nearly 170 migrants from three boats drifting off the Canary Islands overnight on Wednesday, hours after at least two people died when their packed dinghy sank in the area.

World - Region
1/2/2023 1:41:09 PM
The bodies of 13 Moroccans have been recovered after their boat sank off the country's southern coast while attempting to reach Spain's Canary Islands, Moroccan media reported.

World - Africa
2/11/2022 6:58:54 PM
European Commissioner Ylva Johansson on Friday offered to deploy the EU's border agency to Senegal to help combat migrant smuggling, following a surge in perilous crossings to Spain's Canary Islands.

World - International
12/12/2021 6:05:25 PM
A volcanic eruption in Spain's Canary Islands shows no sign of ending after 85 days, becoming the island of La Palma's longest eruption on record Sunday.

World - Region
10/17/2021 3:34:41 PM
The body of a man was found dead on a boat carrying 44 other migrants that arrived Sunday at Spain's Gran Canaria island after a week at sea, Spain's coastguard said.

World - International
10/13/2021 12:16:31 PM
Hundreds of people on La Palma in Spain's Canary Islands awoke on Wednesday fearing for their homes and property after a new lava stream from an erupting volcano threatened to engulf another neighborhood on its way toward the Atlantic Ocean.

World - International
10/7/2021 12:56:56 PM
The airport on the Spanish island of La Palma shut down again Thursday due to ashfall from a volcano that has been erupting for almost three weeks.

World - International
9/20/2021 1:30:33 PM
The lava was moving in two streams through a mostly unpopulated area, Canary Islands government chief Angel Victor Torres told SER radio, around 100 houses were destroyed

World - International
9/2/2021 3:15:54 PM
The Atlantic route from the west coast of Africa to Spain's Canary Islands has become one of the most used and deadliest routes for those desperate to reach Europe

World - Africa
11/19/2020 12:33:43 PM
Driven by economic hardship during the coronavirus pandemic that has forced thousands to seek a better life, thousands of migrants moved to the Canary Islands this year

World - Region
8/7/2020 3:55:22 PM
A boat en route towards Spain's Canary Islands ran into engine trouble between the northern Mauritanian city of Nouadhibou and the city of Dakhla in Western Sahara

World - International
2/25/2020 12:00:00 PM

World - International
8/18/2019 8:29:12 PM

World - Region
11/18/2018 8:39:46 PM

World - International
7/23/2018 7:51:45 PM

World - International
6/23/2018 3:23:57 PM

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