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Libyan coastguard intercepts 315 migrants at sea

Libyan coastguard intercepts 315 migrants at sea

The Libyan navy says its coastguard stopped a total of 315 migrants in three separate incidents as they tried to reach Europe by sea on Wednesday.

French coastguard searches for Quicksilver boss missing at sea

French coastguard searches for Quicksilver boss missing at sea

The French coastguard on Tuesday searched for Pierre Agnes, the chief executive of US surfwear retailer Boardriders Inc, after his 36-foot (10.97 m) sailboat was found washed up on the country's Atlantic coast.

South Korean fishing boat crash leaves 13 dead

South Korean fishing boat crash leaves 13 dead

Thirteen people were killed and two were missing after a fishing boat collided with a tanker off South Korea's west coast and capsized early Sunday, the country's coastguard said.

Turkey nabs 350 migrants heading to Greece: report

Turkey nabs 350 migrants heading to Greece: report

The Turkish coastguard stopped five boats carrying dozens of illegal migrants, mostly from Myanmar, who were trying to reach the Greek island of Lesbos, local media reported.

Syrian mothers separated from children in Aegean rescue

Syrian mothers separated from children in Aegean rescue

Two Syrian mothers who crossed from Turkey to Greece on a refugee boat said they were separated from their children during a Turkish coastguard operation to stem the flow of migrants.