Some 800 boat migrants rescued during break in weather: Italian coast guard
Thursday, 12 January 2017 ROME (Reuters) - Some 800 migrants were plucked from flimsy rubber boats on Thursday, Italy's coast guard said, as Libya-based people smugglers took advantage of a window of good mid-winter weather to send them to sea.
Snow fell on Dublin and other eastern areas of Ireland on March 18, two weeks after a rare snowstorm dubbed the ‘Beast from the East’ crippled the country, causing flight and ground.. Source: Storyful Studio -
Sixteen people, including at least five children, drowned when the small boat they were travelling on capsized in the Aegean Sea, Greek coast guard officials said on Saturday. "At least four more were.. Source: Euronews English -
Four boaters were rescued Sunday thanks to the help of a Good Samaritan along with the Coast Guard. Watchstanders at Coast Guard 7th District Command Center received a call from the Royal Bahamas.. Source: Rumble -
Five humanitarian workers stand accused of attempting to smuggle people from Turkey to Greece during the height of the migrant crisis. Salam Aldeen is one of them nervously awaiting his trial date. He,.. Source: Euronews English -
Snow blanketed the Porto Recanati shoreline on the Adriatic coast on Tuesday, as bitterly cold weather continued to grip parts of Europe. The snow came as a surprise to local residents of the seaside.. Source: Ruptly TV -