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# vessels - Friday 28 December, 2018

UK treating rise in migrant crossing the Channel as 'major incident'

The move follows the interception of two more vessels carrying 12 migrants off the southeast English coast.

# vessels - Monday 5 January, 2015

Haunting video released of capsized cargo ship Crew Feared Dead This post contains videos

Haunting video released of capsized cargo ship

The eight men on board are all feared to have perished.

# vessels - Friday 2 January, 2015

Explainer: Why migrants are being smuggled to Europe on ghost ships

This week, one ship narrowly avoided crashing into the coast of Italy.

# vessels - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Goodbye LÉ Emer and LÉ Aoife... hello James Joyce and Samuel Beckett

The new names will “facilitate greater recognition of the ships” abroad, Minister Alan Shatter has said.

# vessels - Sunday 25 September, 2011

5 places to watch your car in Ireland... Hijacking This post contains images

5 places to watch your car in Ireland...

Official statistics show that the rate of hijacking in the Dublin region is more than double that of elsewhere in the country.

# vessels - Friday 3 June, 2011

Bodies of 150 African refugees fleeing Libya discovered off Tunisian coast: report

The vessels got into difficulties off the Tunisian coast on Tuesday as the refugees fled the turmoil in Libya.