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In the same context, the Cypriot ambassador in Cairo expressed his concern about the Turkish escalation in the Mediterranean Sea and stressed on the Turkish government's inability to threaten the Egyptian-Cypriot interests in the Mediterranean Sea, especially that the agreement between Egypt and ...
A wave crashes over the forecastle of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG-64) while underway in the Mediterranean Sea on Jan. 22, 2018. US Navy Photo. The Eastern Mediterranean is becoming "one of the most kinetic areas in the world," as the U.S., NATO, Russia and ...

In Mediterranean colonies, these marine birds do not fly further than 300 kilometers from their colonies. A study on these movements provides now, for the first time, a detailed information on the movements of the Spanish populations of the shearwaters from the Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea over the ...
Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmad Abou Zaid said that the legitimacy of the agreement on demarcation of the maritime borders between Egypt and Cyprus cannot be disputed by any party, as it is consistent with the rules of international law and has been deposited with an international ...
The findings reaffirm that we urgently need to address global warming, and that we are in need of an updated Clean Water Act. We only need to look to the Mediterranean Sea and, more recently, the North American Great Lakes region for dramatic illustrations of what lies in store if we don't act now.
If you're not open to longboarding, you are missing out on a whole world of fun. You know those days when you pull up to a spot and think to yourself, "man, just a bit more size and this would be perfect!" Well, a longboard can make that day perfect just as it is. The Mediterranean Sea is not a place that's ...

A migrant child is carried while being rescued by Libyan coast guards in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Libya, Jan. 15, 2018. Credit: Hani Amara/Reuters. Just over a month in, 2018 is already proving to be a busy year for migration in the Mediterranean. More than 4,000 migrants have already ...
"Our studies on whale sharks in the sea of Cortez and on fin whales in the Mediterranean Sea confirmed exposure to toxic chemicals, indicating that these filter feeders are taking up microplastics in their feeding grounds," said co-researcher Prof Maria Fossi of the University of Siena in Italy. "Exposure to ...
A horrible tragedy took place on January 31, when a boat carrying around 90 people, including 32 Pakistanis, capsized in the Mediterranean Sea. The boat was carrying illegal migrants who were trying to reach Europe in hopes of finding employment. It has been reported that a five-year-old boy and a ...
The Mediterranean Sea as a whole is plagued by contamination from industrial activity and littering, according to Dr. Asaf Ariel, science Officer for the Israeli environmental non-profit EcoOcean. "The world is starting to realize that there is a problem in the way we live, the way we use resources," he told The ...
A Spanish rescue boat arrives at Tarifa, southern Spain. a Spanish police patrol boat recovered one of the bodies spotted on Saturday. Photograph: Marcos Moreno/AP. Moroccan rescue services have recovered the bodies of about 20 migrants and refugees from the Mediterranean, a spokeswoman for the ...
Bodies of around 20 migrants recovered from Mediterranean Sea: Spanish official. Updated Feb 04, 2018 | 16:27 IST | AFP. Migrants are increasingly favouring the so-called western Mediterranean route to reach Europe, which involves making the sea crossing between North Africa and southern mainland Spain. Bodies of ...
boat capsizes in Mediterranean Sea off Libya, 90 killed: United Nations. Updated Feb 02, 2018 | 17:53 IST | AFP. At least 90 people were feared dead on Friday in the latest migrant tragedy in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Libya, the UN migration agency said. Boat capsizes in Mediterranean Sea off Libya, 90 killed: ...
Italy is no longer obligated to receive all migrants rescued by the European Union's border agency from the Mediterranean Sea after Frontex launched its new mission on Thursday. More than 600,000 refugees have landed in Italy over the past four years and its government has long accused the European ...
A European border agency is launching a new Mediterranean Sea operation with a focus on detecting terror threats. The Frontex agency says Joint Operation Themis starts Thursday in the central Mediterranean. Its vessels will still rescue migrants from human traffickers' boats but the operation will also ...
Libya's coast is a staging post for tens of thousands of people from Africa and the Middle East trying to make the dangerous journey across the Mediterranean Sea to Europe. By the end of its mission, sea Watch 3 had saved more than 400 people from possible death by drowning or cold. Sea Watch arrived ...
Italian authorities said on Saturday that they had rescued around 800 migrants in the Mediterranean Sea. The Italian Coast Guard also retrieved two dead bodies. The coast guard used two barges, two rubber dinghies and a small boat to rescue the migrants. The rescue mission was carried out in five ...

Some 800 migrants spotted in five boats were rescued from the Mediterranean Sea on Saturday, the Italian Coast Guard said in a statement. Two bodies were recovered during the operation in waters between Italy and Libya, the statement added. Seven children who had water in their lungs were taken by ...
The number of refugees Irish Naval Service vessels rescued in humanitarian operations fell from 7,029 in 2016 to 1,888 last year, after a change in policy to focus on security operations targeting smugglers and a drop in the number of people attempting to cross the Mediterranean Sea. In July 2017, the government received ...
Britain's strategy to tackle people smugglers sending migrants across the Mediterranean is doomed to fail, a new Cambridge University study has suggested. Wiretapped telephone conversations between gangs show there are no "kingpins" who can be removed and that arrests only cause other groups to ...
Madrid -- Two migrants have died after their boat sank while trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea to European shores, Spain's maritime rescue service said Sunday. The service said that both were men of sub-Saharan origin and that their boat was located late Saturday about 10 miles (16 kilometers) ...
Madrid (AP) -- Two migrants have died after their boat sank while trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea to European shores, Spain's maritime rescue service said Sunday. The service said that both were men of sub-Saharan origin and that their boat was located late Saturday about 10 miles (16 ...
Madrid (AP) -- Two migrants have died after their boat sank while trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea to European shores, Spain's maritime rescue service said Sunday. The service said that both were men of sub-Saharan origin and that their boat was located late Saturday about 10 miles (16 ...
Millions of years ago, the Mediterranean Sea, the sea of Galilee in Israel's north and the Dead Sea in the south were all connected, allowing seawater into the Dead Sea basin. One result was a thick deposition of sequences of salts, kilometers in depth. This seawater ingression is called the Sedom Lagoon.
Thus far in 2018, 974 migrants have reached Italy by sea -- less than half the figure during the same period last year, the Interior Ministry said earlier Tuesday before the latest rescues. The International Organization for Migration has called the Mediterranean Sea the world's "deadliest border." The agency ...
Around 1,400 refugees have been rescued from overcrowded boats in the Mediterranean Sea, off the coast of Libya, Italy's coastguard said. Two bodies were also recovered. Vessels belonging to the Italian coastguard and finance police, the European Union anti-smuggling operation, Sophia, and ships ...
ROME, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- Some 1,400 migrants and refugees were rescued in the last 24 hours in the central Mediterranean Sea, the Italian Coast Guard said on Tuesday. At least two bodies were also found during the rescue operations, which involved two vessels from Italy's coast guard and finance ...
Migrants are rescued from dinghies as they try to cross the the Mediterranean Sea off Libya to Italy on January 6. Photo: Italian Coast Guard. No details about the nationalities of those rescued were given, nor was there further information about the deaths. Though hundreds of thousands of migrants have ...
The ship will replace HMCS Charlottetown serving with Standing NATO Maritime Group 1 in the Mediterranean Sea. "This mission is very important from a deterrence aspect, it's very important from a training aspect," Rear-Admiral Craig Baines told a gathering of family members at the ship's departure ...
HALIFAX - A departure ceremony is being held on the Halifax waterfront today for the crew of HMCS St. John's. The Royal Canadian Navy ship is headed to the Mediterranean Sea for a deployment with NATO forces. HMCS St. John's is participating in Operation Reassurance, an ongoing exercise aimed at ...
The ship will replace HMCS Charlottetown serving with Standing NATO Maritime Group 1 in the Mediterranean Sea. "This mission is very important from a deterrence aspect, it's very important from a training aspect," Rear-Admiral Craig Baines told a gathering of family members at the ship's departure ...
HALIFAX -- A Canadian naval frigate left Halifax Tuesday to continue Canada's commitment to Operation Reassurance, a NATO standing force meant to deter Russian activity in Central and Eastern Europe. It's the eighth rotation for the navy, which began its commitment in 2014 -- and the second ...
HALIFAX -- A departure ceremony is being held on the Halifax waterfront today for the crew of HMCS St. John's. The Royal Canadian Navy ship is headed to the Mediterranean Sea for a deployment with NATO forces. HMCS St. John's is participating in Operation Reassurance, an ongoing exercise aimed ...
A Cypriot company says its new sub-sea internet cable that will connect Israel with Spain will be powerful enough to handle up to 60 percent of the world's internet traffic at peak time. Quantum Cable Chairman Nasos Ktorides said after signing on Tuesday an agreement to lay the cable that the $200 million ...
The eight Africans were acquitted over an incident that allegedly occurred on the Mediterranean Sea between the coast of Libya and the Italian island of Lampedusa. Some say it was murder, though there are no bodies and no evidence. Others, both those who were acquitted and those who were found ...
On a bright, beautiful October day, Lebanese fisherman Emilio Eid is in his boat on the Mediterranean Sea. Lebanon's scenic mountain ranges are clear in the distance. But the water around him is brown and littered with pieces of floating plastic. He spots bottles, a toothbrush, a used condom. An acrid ...
The U.N. migration agency said that over 3,100 migrants died in the Mediterranean Sea in 2017. Libya descended into chaos following the 2011 uprising that toppled and killed longtime dictator Moammar Gadhafi. It has since become a frequently used route to Europe for those fleeing poverty and conflict.
File Photo: Greeks and migrants rally in central Athens to denounce the spiralling death toll for migrants and refugees in the Mediterranean Sea in Athens, April 22, 2015. (Xinhua/Marios Lolos). United Nations, Jan. 10 (Xinhua) -- Some 200 migrants or refugees have died or gone missing in the ...
ROME--As many as 64 African migrants, including a mother whose surviving 3-year-old child desperately clung to her as she drowned, are feared dead after a traffickers' overcrowded rubber dinghy from Libya started sinking in the Mediterranean Sea, officials said Monday. The Italian Coast Guard rescued ...
ROME -- As many as 64 migrants, including a mother whose 3-year-old child desperately clung to her, are feared dead after a traffickers' overcrowded rubber dinghy from Libya started sinking in the Mediterranean Sea, officials said Monday. The Italian Coast Guard rescued 86 people from the boat hours ...
The first time we turned our bow towards the open water of the Mediterranean Sea was the beginning of a chapter in life that Toby had dreamt of and worked towards since childhood. When I ask the kids what they think of boating life, Liam says: "It's awesome. I love it that the ocean is our backyard and we ...
(CNN) - Monaco may be the second smallest country in the world, but it is also one of the richest. Almost a third of its residents are millionaires, lured to the French Riviera city state by its lenient fiscal policy -- income tax was abolished in 1869. It is estimated that 70 percent of the population is foreign-born, ...
The Mediterranean diet is modeled on foods commonly eaten in countries along the Mediterranean Sea. Like the DASH diet, it's high in fruits, vegetables, and whole grains, along with healthy fats found in fish, olive oil, and nuts. Studies have linked the diet with a number of health benefits, including a reduced risk of heart ...
Monaco may be the second smallest country in the world, but it is also one of the richest. Almost a third of its residents are millionaires, lured to the French Riviera city state by its lenient fiscal policy -- income tax was abolished in 1869. It is estimated that 70% of the population is foreign-born, while just ...
Monaco may be the second smallest country in the world, but it is also one of the richest. Almost a third of its residents are millionaires, lured to the French Riviera city state by its lenient fiscal policy -- income tax was abolished in 1869. It is estimated that 70% of the population is foreign-born, while just ...
Spain's maritime rescue service says it has rescued 55 migrants from a boat in which they were trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea. The service says a non-governmental organization warned authorities on Tuesday about the boat with 53 men and two women on board. A rescue plane and a vessel were ...
Madrid--Spain's maritime rescue service says it has saved 66 migrants from two boats in the Mediterranean Sea. The service says that one boat carrying 58 migrants was intercepted by rescue craft in the strait of Gibraltar before sunrise on Sunday. A further eight migrants were pulled from a second boat ...
That is about 60 per cent of 2016's total at this point last year when Mediterranean Sea deaths of irregular migrants stood at 4,962. On Monday (17 December) IOM Athens' Kelly Namia reported on incidents off the islands of Lesvos and Samos that required search and rescue operations. The Hellenic Coast ...
In the summer of 2014, the longtime Grizzlies center decided to build his own vegetable garden at his offseason home in Spain, which gets perfect exposure to the sun from its perch on the cliffs of the Mediterranean Sea. While a caretaker tends to things during the NBA season, Gasol communicates ...
Madrid: A group of 113 sub-Saharan migrants were rescued from three small boats adrift in the Alboran sea at the western end of the Mediterranean on Thursday while one person died, a Spanish official said. The rescuers launched an operation at around 4 a.m. to locate at least five boats that had set ...


 

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