ON JULY 7, 41 asylum seekers disembarked at the Italian port of Lampedusa after a rescue boat picked them up off the coast of Libya. The Alex was the second charity vessel to defy the “closed ports” decree
MOSCOW (Reuters) - A court in Moscow on Wednesday ordered the first six of 24 Ukrainian sailors seized by Russia off the coast of Crimea last year to be held in pre-trial detention for another three months.
A Russian court on Wednesday prolonged the detention of 24 Ukrainian sailors captured last year near Crimea, according to AFP. Their families expressed pessimism over their potential release ahead of ruling
Turkey has hit back at Greek and EU officials, denying claims it is acting illegally by drilling for gas in waters off Cyprus. The country’s foreign ministry criticised EU condemnation of its efforts tap