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#Mediterranean crisis

# mediterranean-crisis - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Ireland to accept migrants from Malta following EU deal to relocate almost 300 people

49 migrants stranded at sea for weeks arrived in Malta today following the deal.

# mediterranean-crisis - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Lawyers for alleged human trafficker say photos of the 'real criminal' exonerate their client

Lawyers for the man have said he is the victim of a mistaken identity.

# mediterranean-crisis - Sunday 1 May, 2016

"A source of national pride" - Ireland's LE Róisín sets sail for the Mediterranean

The sixty-person crew will be on a 12 week mission.

# mediterranean-crisis - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

LÉ Niamh disembarks 14 bodies found on overcrowded barge

453 migrants rescued by the crew in recent days have also arrived in port in Sicily.

# mediterranean-crisis - Monday 1 June, 2015

'The Mediterranean will become Europe's graveyard'

The flood of migrants trying to cross the sea has reached new crisis levels since Friday.

# mediterranean-crisis - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Poll: Do you support rescued Mediterranean migrants being settled in Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you support rescued Mediterranean migrants being settled in Ireland?

Ireland will be accepting an increased number of migrants than was planned.

# mediterranean-crisis - Saturday 16 May, 2015

These Irish seamen are setting sail for the Mediterranean today

There’s 68 on board the LÉ Eithne.

# mediterranean-crisis - Monday 11 May, 2015

EU wants refugee quotas for member states and the UK's not happy

Frances Fitzgerald can’t comment on the issue.

# mediterranean-crisis - Monday 20 April, 2015

Ireland WILL be taking in more refugees - but Charlie Flanagan's not saying how many

European ministers are holding crisis meetings today to respond to the latest Mediterranean migrant disasters.