Gulf Times - smugglers
Three migrants die as Greek people-smugglers' van crashes

Three migrants die as Greek people-smugglers' van crashes

Three migrants were killed in a traffic accident involving a people-smugglers' van on Thursday in northern Greece, meaning that, in the past two months, 16 people have been killed in Greece ...

Under fire from smugglers, Libya's navy rescues 57 migrants at sea

Under fire from smugglers, Libya's navy rescues 57 migrants at sea

Libya's navy has rescued 57 people on a migrant boat off the coast of the North African country, in an operation that involved a clash with armed smugglers.

UN resolution targets Libyan fuel smugglers

UN resolution targets Libyan fuel smugglers

The UN Security Council has extended sanctions on illegal oil exports from Libya to cover refined petroleum products as well, in a bid to stem rampant smuggling of subsidised fuel by sea.

UN defends migrant rescue groups, under fire in Italy

UN defends migrant rescue groups, under fire in Italy

The UN refugee agency sprang to the defence Sunday of aid groups that rescue migrants in the Mediterranean, some of which have come under fire in Italy for alleged complicity ...

Calling all foodies

Calling all foodies

As the year’s biggest food and foodies’ conglomeration hits Qatar on Tuesday evening in a wave of multi-cultural flavours and a gastronomic range guaranteed to win all tastes...