Gulf Times - Aquarius
Aquarius migrant ship cannot disembark in French port

Aquarius migrant ship cannot disembark in French port

France is not ready for now to allow the Mediterranean rescue ship Aquarius to dock and disembark dozens of migrants at the port of Marseille, France's finance minister said on Tuesday.

Aquarius migrant ship calls on Europe for help, sails to Marseille

Aquarius migrant ship calls on Europe for help, sails to Marseille

Charities operating the Mediterranean rescue ship Aquarius on Monday urged European governments to help the vessel find a new flag to sail under after Panama revoked its registration ...

Aquarius ship arrives in Malta after migrant-sharing deal

Aquarius ship arrives in Malta after migrant-sharing deal

The Aquarius rescue ship arrived in Malta on Wednesday after EU countries thrashed out a deal to take in the 141 migrants onboard, defusing another diplomatic standoff in the Mediterranean.

France offers asylum to 80 Aquarius migrants

France offers asylum to 80 Aquarius migrants

France will grant asylum to around 80 refugees from the Aquarius rescue vessel which was at the centre of a bitter European dispute over migration last month, the country's asylum office said Tuesday.

Aquarius migrants finally land in Spain after odyssey

Aquarius migrants finally land in Spain after odyssey

The first of three ships transporting the group, an Italian coast guard vessel called the Datillo, pulled into Valencia harbour.

Spain says France to take in Aquarius ship migrants

Spain says France to take in Aquarius ship migrants

Madrid said Saturday it has accepted an offer from France to take in some of the 630 migrants from the Aquarius rescue ship following a turbulent week that saw Italy spurning people plucked from the Mediterranean.

Migrants on Aquarius to be transferred to Italian ships and taken to Spain: NGO

Migrants on Aquarius to be transferred to Italian ships and taken to Spain: NGO

Hundreds of migrants stranded on board the Aquarius rescue vessel in the Mediterranean will be transferred to Italian ships and taken to Spain, French charity SOS Mediterranee said Tuesday.

CNA-Q events focus on breast cancer awareness

CNA-Q events focus on breast cancer awareness

College of the North Atlantic - Qatar (CNA-Q) has concluded its Breast Cancer Awareness Month programmes, bringing messages of awareness and education to its campus community.