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PARIS | The Latest: NGOs urge Europe to take in 12 stranded migrants

PARIS— The Latest on migrants in Europe (all times local): 5:55 p.m. __ Three European non-governmental organizations are criticizing ongoing negotiations by the European Union to return to Libya 12 migrants rescued last week by a Spanish fishing vessel in the Central Mediterranean. The Nuestra Madre de Loreto trawler has been stranded in waters north … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: NGOs urge Europe to take in 12 stranded migrants

NAIROBI, Kenya | The Latest: Survivor found in Tanzania capsized ferry

NAIROBI, Kenya  — The Latest on capsized Tanzanian ferry (all times local): 2:05 p.m. A Tanzanian official says a survivor has been found in a capsized ferry two days after the deadly disaster on Lake Victoria. Mwanza regional commissioner John Mongella tells reporters that the engineer was found near the engine of the vessel. Only … Continue reading NAIROBI, Kenya | The Latest: Survivor found in Tanzania capsized ferry

ROME | Italy forces new standoff, refuses to let migrants disembark

ROME  — Italy’s hard-line interior minister refused Thursday to let 67 migrants disembark from an Italian coast guard ship until an investigation determines whether any of them had violently threatened their rescuers to prevent being returned to Libya. The Diciotti ship pulled into the port of Trapani after taking on board the migrants from an … Continue reading ROME | Italy forces new standoff, refuses to let migrants disembark