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40 migrants rescued by German NGO disembarked in Malta

40 migrants aboard a German NGO rescue ship arrived in Malta Sunday after Italy refused to let them land and a distribution agreement was made between several EU countries. The Alan Kurdi ship, run by charity Sea-Eye, had rescued the…

Germany calls for immediate ceasefire in Libya

The German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Tuesday for an unconditional ceasefire in the Libyan conflict. Addressing foreign ambassadors serving in Germany at an annual reception held in the Meseberg castle near Berlin, Merkel…

German NGO rescues 44 stranded migrants off Libya’s coast

A German rescue boat has picked up 44 people that were stranded off the Libyan coast. The rescue comes a day after the same boat handed over 65 migrants to Malta. The "Alan Kurdi" vessel operated by Sea-Eye rescued 44 migrants on…

Germany calls for end of Tripoli offensive

The German Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged conflict parties in Libya to end fighting and return to peace negotiations, her office said on Monday. Merkel has spoken with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi in a telephone call that…

Germany to support Libya’s elections with 2 million euros

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Libya on Saturday revealed that Germany will provide 2 million euros (2.33 million U.S. dollars) to election programs in the country. The German contribution, announced by Ambassador…

Germany knocked out of World Cup 2018 in first round

Holders Germany crashed out of the World Cup at the group stage on Wednesday in one of the biggest shocks in the tournament's history - failing to make it past the opening round for the first time since 1938. The…

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