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Story | August 03, 2022

European states must launch search and rescue operations to prevent more deaths at sea

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Life on deck - Rotation 14

News | November 17, 2021

Central Mediterranean: More than 100 people rescued and 10 people found dead in less than 24 hours

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Rescue 3 - Rotation 5

Story | October 26, 2021

Nearly 400 people rescued from the Mediterranean need a place of safety

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News | July 23, 2021

Continued detention of Geo Barents search and rescue ship endangers lives at sea

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MSF SAR mission 2021 I R2 I Preparation

News | July 04, 2021

Italy: Port authorities detain MSF's search and rescue ship

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Geo Barents detention

News | September 20, 2020

Italy: Detention of ship aims to stop lifesaving rescues

Inspections of aid organizations' vessels misused to block search and rescue efforts

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News | September 01, 2020

Survivors on board the search and rescue ship Sea-Watch 4 finally offered a port of safety in Palermo, Italy

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Sea Watch 4 - Rotation01 - MV Louise Michel

News | April 17, 2020

European governments must stop using COVID-19 as an excuse to block lifesaving search and rescue operations

MSF ends Ocean Viking partnership with SOS MEDITERRANEE

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Ocean Viking: Transfer Rescued People for Disembarkation in Malta

News | October 28, 2019

European leaders must urgently allow disembarkation of 104 people rescued at sea

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Medical Team Leader, Stefanie, helps rescued people remove their life jackets as they come on board Ocean Viking.

News | August 23, 2019

After two weeks, 356 people rescued in the central Mediterranean may finally disembark

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Ocean Viking heading north with 356 rescued people on board