#Libya

Boris Johnson Again Told To Resign For Joking About 'Dead Bodies' In Libya

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 17.10.2017 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson is facing new calls to resign after he again rejected demands to apologise for making a joke about “dead bodies” in Libya getting in...

Sarah Churchwell Delivers A Withering Assessment Of Boris Johnson's 'Buffoonery' On Question Time

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 06.10.2017 | UK

An academic has launched a blistering attack on Boris Johnson for joking about “dead bodies” getting in the way of businesses investing in Libya, ...

Libyan Parliament Joins Condemnation Of Boris Johnson Over 'Dead Bodies' Comment

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK

Libya’s parliament has condemned Boris Johnson for joking about “dead bodies” getting in the way of businesses investing in the country after it...

Ken Clarke: Boris Johnson Has Turned Tory Conference Into Mayhem

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 04.10.2017 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson has thrown his party’s conference into “mayhem” by making disloyal speeches and inappropriate comments, according to Ken Clarke. T...

Tory MP Sarah Wollaston Says Boris Johnson Should 'Apologise Unequivocally' For Libya Comments

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 04.10.2017 | UK Politics

A Tory backbencher has joined calls for Boris Johnson to apologise after he joked about “dead bodies” in Libya putting off investors in the wake o...

Boris Johnson Faces New Calls To Be Sacked After Joking About 'Dead Bodies' In Libya

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 04.10.2017 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson faces renewed calls to resign after he made a joke about the “dead bodies” getting in the way of businesses investing in Libya after...

People-Smugglers Are Openly Advertising Their Illegal Businesses On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 27.09.2017 | UK

Facebook has been accused of “facilitating harm and misery” because of people-smugglers openly advertising their illegal services on the social me...

Here's The Reality Of Life For Many Of The People Trump Just Banned From The US

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 25.09.2017 | UK

Human rights groups have slammed Donald Trump for his latest travel ban after the president slapped new restrictions on citizens from North Korea, Cha...

No One Can Agree Who Is On This Boat

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 09.09.2017 | UK

Working aboard the Aquarius is a “grim job” - and that’s direct from the mouth of one of the search and rescue (SAR) ship’s hands. For a perio...

Shady Government Deal Coincides With Drop In Deaths In The Mediterranean

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 31.08.2017 | UK

No migrant deaths have been recorded in the Mediterranean in the last 20 days, the UN Migration Agency (IOM) has announced, coinciding with worrying r...

Why Stopping NGOs Won't Solve The Crisis In The Mediterranean

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 29.08.2017 | UK

Despite being locked in a fierce battle fought on social media and played out in real life on the Mediterranean, there is one thing migrant-rescuing N...

Boris Ridicules May's Snap Election Decision

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 25.08.2017 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson has warned Libya that Theresa May’s disastrous decision to call a snap general election shows the danger of going to the polls too ear...

Here's The Real Reason Defend Europe Suspended Their 'Successful' Mission

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 21.08.2017 | UK

LATEST: Defend Europe just released a video of the encounter detailed below but omitted the part where they’re told to leave Libyan waters. On Satur...

Exclusive: Libyan Coast Guard 'Colluding With People-Smugglers In Mediterranean'

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 16.08.2017 | UK

AQUARIUS, Mediterranean Sea - Migrants rescued from the Mediterranean have told HuffPost UK the Libyan Coast Guard is colluding with people-smugglers ...

5 Reasons Fewer Migrants Are Crossing The Med (SPOILER: None Of Them Are Defend Europe)

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 16.08.2017 | UK

Over the past week three NGOs have suspended operations assisting in the rescue of migrants attempting to cross the Mediterranean from Libya, coincidi...

Two NGOs Forced To Suspend Rescue Operations Due To Threats From Libyan Navy

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 14.08.2017 | UK

UPDATE: Save the Children becomes third NGO to suspend operations. PRESS RELEASE: We've been forced to pause our search & rescue ops in the Med. Live...

Libyan Navy Bars Rescue NGOs After Shocking Video Of Shooting Threat Emerges

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK

AQUARIUS, Mediterranean Sea - The Libyan Navy has ordered foreign ships to stay out of search and rescue zones off the country’s coast, just days af...

Defend Europe Is Being Trolled By The Very People It Wants To Stop

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 10.08.2017 | UK

The Defend Europe mission is raising a few eyebrows after a prolonged period of silence and an apparent stalling of its voyage. The ship chartered by ...

Fewer Migrants Are Crossing The Mediterranean Right Now - Here's The Awful Reason Why

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK

AQUARIUS, Mediterranean Sea - An increase in the number of migrants intercepted by Libya’s coast guard whilst crossing the Mediterranean means more ...

Defend Europe Approaches NGO Rescue Boat With Bizarre Radio Request

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK

AQUARIUS, Mediterranean Sea - The ship chartered by a far-right group to “monitor the doings of NGOs” in the Mediterranean has reached the search ...

These 8 Horrific Deaths Lay Bare The Near-Impossible Decisions Facing NGO Rescue Ships

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 02.08.2017 | UK

CATANIA, Sicily - The agonising deaths of eight people in the Mediterranean yesterday has laid bare the near-impossible decisions facing NGOs operatin...

Aid Groups Split Over New Rules On Migrant Rescues In Mediterranean

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 01.08.2017 | UK

CATANIA, Sicily - NGOs are split over a new code of conduct on the rescue of migrants making the perilous sea journey from Libya to Europe. Three aid ...

The Extraordinary Story Of Baby 'Christ' - Born On A Wooden Boat In Front Of 100 Men

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 01.08.2017 | UK

CATANIA - Sicily: The midwife aboard an NGO rescue ship currently operating in the Mediterranean has revealed the incredible story of the rescue of a ...

This Is How Six Children Became Orphans In The Mediterranean This Week

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 28.07.2017 | UK

CATANIA, Sicily - On Friday morning as Italian politicians and NGOs were about to debate the rules and regulations of rescuing migrants in the Mediter...

Refugee Rescue Missions In Med Face Suspension In Row Between NGOs And Italian Government

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 28.07.2017 | UK

CATANIA, Sicily - Charities face having to suspend missions to rescue migrants from drowning in the Mediterranean, unless a row with the Italian gover...