sea rescue

The Ocean Viking is run by the SOS Mediterranee charity and Doctors Without Borders (MSF) | PHOTO: picture-alliance/dpa/S. Friedel
The Maltese coast guard patrols waters in the southern Mediterranean in search for shipwrecked migrants | Photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/A. Azzopardi
Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said the clash with Italy could affect diplomatic ties between the two countries | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/B. von Jutrczenka
A baby is being lifted onto the Ocean Viking during the rescue operations | Photo: picture-alliance/AP/R. Brito
Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte with Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio | Photo: ANSA/Maurizio Brambatti
The Ocean Viking can hold a maximum of 100 rescued migrants | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa
A picture of German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer from the Bavarian Christian Party CSU | Photo: Picture-alliance / dpa/ M. Müller
Rescue ship Mare Jonio in the Mediterranean
Sea-Eye's "Alan Kurdi" search and rescue vessel | Photo: Sea Eye/Fabian Heinz
Refugees at the Safi detention center in Malta | Photo: EPA/Lino Arrigo Azzopardi
The Ocean Viking is run by the SOS Mediterranee charity and Doctors Without Borders (MSF) | PHOTO: picture-alliance/dpa/S. Friedel
The Ocean Viking migrant ship picks up 80 people from a rubber dinghy off Libya | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photos/SOS Mediterranee