Browsing Tag

Malta

Malta signs secret migrants’ interception deal with Libya

Malta's armed forces have started cooperating with Libya's coastguard to turn back migrant boats heading into Malta's search and rescue zone, Times of Malta newspaper reported on Sunday, citing a secret government deal. Under the terms…

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…

Malta mulling reopening embassy in Libya’s Tripoli

Malta's ambassador to Libya Charles Saliba on Tuesday said the Maltese government was willing to return its embassy to the capital Tripoli. The ambassador made his remarks during a meeting with the UN-backed Deputy Prime Minister of…

Malta following closely Libya’s Tripoli clashes

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said Sunday Malta is “very closely” monitoring the constantly developing conflict in Libya. “There has been major conflict in Libya, with an air strike having taken place in Tripoli. We are very carefully…

Maltese fishing vessel seized in Libya’s Benghazi

A Maltese vessel has been held in Libya for more than a week, its owner told The Malta Independent. The Maltese flagged fishing vessel Salvatur VI, MFA0172VLT, owned by Salvatur VI Fishing Company Limited), with 1 Italian Captain…

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept