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World - Region
9/20/2023 10:20:52 AM
Ten years after Pope Francis made a landmark visit to the Italian island of Lampedusa to show solidarity with migrants, he is joining Catholic bishops from the Mediterranean this weekend in France to make the call more united.

World - International
9/17/2023 12:59:56 PM
EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni toured Sunday a migrant center on Italy’s southernmost island of Lampedusa that was overwhelmed with nearly 7,000 arrivals in a 24-hour period this week.

World - International
9/16/2023 11:00:21 PM
The European Union said Saturday that its top official Ursula von der Leyen would visit the Italian island of Lampedusa, after Rome called on Brussels for help after a surge in migrant arrivals.

World - International
8/9/2023 4:00:42 PM
Forty-one migrants including three children are feared dead after a shipwreck last week in the Mediterranean, UN agencies said, citing four survivors brought to the Italian island of Lampedusa Wednesday.

World - International
8/6/2023 2:05:53 PM
At least 30 migrants are missing following two shipwrecks off the Italian island of Lampedusa, according to survivor testimony, the UN's migration agency said Sunday.

World - International
6/24/2023 12:45:20 PM
More than 40 people are missing after a migrant boat capsized off the Italian island of Lampedusa, the UN said.

World - Region
4/12/2023 4:17:59 PM
Ten migrants from sub-Saharan Africa drowned off Tunisia after their boat sank while trying to reach Europe, the coastguard said Wednesday, with at least 20 more reported missing.

World - International
2/3/2023 4:02:14 PM
The bodies of eight migrants have been recovered by Italy's coast guard during an operation overnight that also rescued 42 survivors in the central Mediterranean off the island of Lampedusa, Italian news agency ANSA reported Friday.

World - Region
12/15/2021 7:14:38 PM
Tunisia's navy rescued 78 migrants on Wednesday and retrieved the body of another after their boat sank off the country's coast during a bid to reach Europe, the defence ministry said.

World - International
9/28/2021 3:35:22 PM
A rusty, overloaded fishing boat carrying 686 people arrived at an Italian island port amid new diplomatic efforts by Mediterranean governments to seek more European help in handling migrant arrivals.

World - International
6/30/2021 3:14:41 PM
The migrants are believed to have started their journey in Tunisia, said Patronaggio, who is working with magistrates based in the Sicilian city of Agrigento

World - Region
4/16/2021 12:59:25 PM
At least 21 migrants from Africa died when their boat sank off Tunisia as they tried to cross the Mediterranean to the Italian island of Lampedusa, a Tunisian official said

World - Region
2/13/2021 9:28:20 PM

World - International
10/30/2020 1:01:32 PM
The Nice attack suspect is a Tunisian born in 1999 who arrived in Europe on Sept. 20 in Lampedusa, the Italian island off Tunisia that is the landing point for Africa migrant, anti-terrorism prosecutor said

World - International
8/20/2019 8:01:09 PM

World - International
8/19/2019 4:32:39 PM

World - International
8/16/2019 12:19:14 PM

World - International
8/13/2019 3:50:08 PM

World - International
7/7/2019 7:55:52 PM

World - International
6/26/2019 9:09:58 PM

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