sea rescue

A small boat carrying migrants off the southeast coast of Spain, north of the Moroccan-Algerian border, in the Mediterranean Sea | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA
Libyan Coast Guard returning migrants to Libya on May 10 2017 | Photo: Picture Alliance / AP Photo / M. Ben Khalifa
Interior Minister Matteo Salvini during an ANSA forum | Photo: ANSA/ETTORE FERRARI
A woman and her baby were found just off the coast of Gran Canaria  | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/F. Heinz
The Sea-Watch 3 rescue vessel at sea | Photo: Picture-alliance/ROPI/SeaWatch
Sea-Watch 3 on the Mediterranean | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/S.Cavalli
Migrants disembark from the Mare Jonio ship at the dock in the Italian island of Lampedusa island, Italy, 10 May 2019. Finance police put the Mare Jonio under sequester on Friday after the NGO-run search-and-rescue ship picked up 30 migrants in the Mediterranean, interior ministry sources said | Photo:  ANSA/Elio Desiderio
Malta: The Mission Lifeline in Valetta | Photo: Reuters/D.Z.Lupi
A Maltese Navy ship patrols in the harbor of Valletta, Malta on Thursday, February 2, 2017 | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/V.Mayo
the Mare Jonio, run by Mediterranea Saving Humans, picked up 30 migrants on May 9 | Photo: Screenshot Twitter
The Sea-Watch 3 search-and-rescue ship enters the port of Catania, Italy | Photo: ANSA/ORIETTA SCARDINO
The 'Mare Ionio' vessel of the Italian migrant-rescue NGO Mediterranea off the Lampedusa harbour | Photo: ARCHIVE/ELIO DESIDERIO/ANSA