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#migrant crisis

# migrant-crisis - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

LÉ Niamh disembarks 14 bodies found on overcrowded barge
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

LÉ Niamh disembarks 14 bodies found on overcrowded barge

Jul 29th 2015, 4:07 PM 20,848 Views 59 Comments

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

# migrant-crisis - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Hungary used convicts to build a giant fence to keep people out of the country
# Berlin Wall II
# Berlin Wall II

Hungary used convicts to build a giant fence to keep people out of the country

Jul 19th 2015, 8:45 AM 19,382 Views 51 Comments

Donald Trump would be proud of this plan

# migrant-crisis - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

A migrant has died trying to reach Britain through the Channel Tunnel
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

A migrant has died trying to reach Britain through the Channel Tunnel

Jul 7th 2015, 10:44 AM 15,465 Views 18 Comments

The person’s body was found in the early hours of the morning.

# migrant-crisis - Monday 15 June, 2015

LÉ Eithne to be recalled from Mediterranean in a month's time
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

LÉ Eithne to be recalled from Mediterranean in a month's time

Jun 15th 2015, 5:40 PM 14,142 Views 122 Comments

Another Irish Naval vessel will be sent to replace the Éithne, once her mission comes to an end.

# migrant-crisis - Friday 5 June, 2015

Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne has rescued another 113 migrants off the coast of Libya
# Mediterranean
# Mediterranean

Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne has rescued another 113 migrants off the coast of Libya

Jun 5th 2015, 11:57 PM 10,222 Views 48 Comments

In five successful missions, the crew has now rescued 756 migrants in the Mediterranean.

# migrant-crisis - Monday 1 June, 2015

'The Mediterranean will become Europe's graveyard'
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

'The Mediterranean will become Europe's graveyard'

Jun 1st 2015, 5:12 PM 14,737 Views 69 Comments

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

# migrant-crisis - Friday 29 May, 2015

Pictures: 500 migrants rescued - as LÉ Eithne carries out THREE operations in 24 hours
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Pictures: 500 migrants rescued - as LÉ Eithne carries out THREE operations in 24 hours

May 29th 2015, 10:20 AM 9,022 Views 56 Comments

The third operation is still ongoing. The Defence Forces’ flagship came across a dingy with 100 migrants on board at 9.45am this morning.

# migrant-crisis - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Watch: 200 migrants rescued by Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne off Libyan coast
# Saved
# Saved

Watch: 200 migrants rescued by Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne off Libyan coast

May 28th 2015, 10:12 PM 23,186 Views 135 Comments

The Defence Forces have released dramatic video of the rescue operation. The migrants were part of a flotilla of five makeshift inflatable vessels attempting to cross to Europe.

# migrant-crisis - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

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

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

May 19th 2015, 10:01 AM 31,784 Views 307 Comments

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

# migrant-crisis - Monday 18 May, 2015

Plan to send naval 'boat-destroyer' force against Mediterranean people smugglers
# Show Of Force
# Show Of Force

Plan to send naval 'boat-destroyer' force against Mediterranean people smugglers

May 18th 2015, 11:50 AM 9,321 Views 37 Comments

The EU plan will see warships sent to the Libyan coast.

# migrant-crisis - Saturday 16 May, 2015

These Irish seamen are setting sail for the Mediterranean today
# Up Anchor
# Up Anchor

These Irish seamen are setting sail for the Mediterranean today

May 16th 2015, 10:13 AM 13,915 Views 59 Comments

There’s 68 on board the LÉ Eithne.

# migrant-crisis - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

We're sending the LÉ Eithne to help tackle the migrant crisis
# Mediterranean
# Mediterranean

We're sending the LÉ Eithne to help tackle the migrant crisis

May 5th 2015, 7:33 AM 13,073 Views 57 Comments

Preparations for the mission are currently taking place at Haulbowline in Cork.

# migrant-crisis - Friday 24 April, 2015

Taoiseach: 'The equivalent of three jumbo jets were lost in the Mediterranean'
# Smugglers
# Smugglers

Taoiseach: 'The equivalent of three jumbo jets were lost in the Mediterranean'

Apr 24th 2015, 8:41 AM 9,139 Views 98 Comments

Once it has been approved by the UN security council, however.

# migrant-crisis - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

The internet responded to Katie Hopkins calling migrants "cockroaches" by raising £25,000 to rescue them
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

The internet responded to Katie Hopkins calling migrants "cockroaches" by raising £25,000 to rescue them

Apr 21st 2015, 10:07 PM 31,085 Views 80 Comments

And over 260,000 people want her sacked.

# migrant-crisis - Monday 20 April, 2015

"To send them back is another way of killing them"
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

"To send them back is another way of killing them"

Apr 20th 2015, 10:10 PM 38,076 Views 161 Comments

At least twenty people, including a child, are said to have died in one of the latest incidents.

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

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

Apr 20th 2015, 1:47 PM 8,362 Views 83 Comments

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

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