Lampedusa Island

Italy rescues thousands of migrants over weekend

Italy’s coastguard and navy have rescued around 5,500 migrants over the weekend in one of the largest such coordinated operations…

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1,500 migrants rescued by Italian coastguard and navy

The Italian coastguard and navy have rescued around 1,500 migrants trying to reach Italy in boats, media…

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At least 27 migrants die of hypothermia after Italian coast guards rescue them from Lampedusa

An estimated 27 migrants have died after they were picked up near Lampedusa island, according to the…

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