sea rescue

The Rubattino ship just prior to the transfer of migrants rescued at sea aboard the Alan Kurdi | Photo: ANSA/FRANCESCO NUCCIO
A tourist boat of the "Captain Morgan Cruises in the harbor of Valletta, the capital of Malta | Photo: DR / Ian Greenwood (Archive)
From file: A wrecked smuggling boat lying in the Gulf of Zarzis | Photo: Courtesy of Giulia Bertoluzzi, Strange Fish and Small Boss productions
The migrants have been confined to two "Captain Morgan" tourist boats for more than two weeks | Photo: picture-alliance
Migrants wait to disembark from a Spanish coast guard vessel in the port of Arguineguin on the island of Gran Canaria, Spain, May 17, 2020 | Photo: REUTERS/Borja Suarez
An empty boat in the middle of the Mediterranean | Photo: DW/Y.Gostoli
Migrants resting nearby a destroyed detention center in Tripoli, Libya | Photo: EPA/STR
Operation Irini ships are to be deployed off the eastern coast of Libya, where most weapons from Turkey arrive. File photo from 2 May, 2017 | Photo: picture-alliance/German Ministry of Defence
Archive: Migrants on board the Maltese Armed Forces P51 vessel, rescued at sea by the NGO rescue vessel Alan Kurdi, arrive at the Armed Forces of Malta maritime base at Hay Wharf, in Floriana, Malta | Photo: EPA/DOMENIC AQUILINA
10 migrants are rescued in the Engish Channel on May 10 | Source: Twitter @premarmanche  (Préfet maritime Manche - mer du Nord)
A picture showing the cargo vessel Marina St Johns | Source: Vesselfinder
Saved refugees lying aboard the container ship MV Marina, which is currently en route in the Mediterranean. Last weekend, the crew of the vessel picked up dozens of people in distress | Photo: picture alliance/Reederei Klingenberg/dpa