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UN experts call for safe and regular migration channels, condemn criminalisation of irregular immigration

UN experts on the rights of migrants have called for open, safe and regular migration channels.

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“Saving Lives is Our Only Concern”, says Admiral Pettorino, Italian Coast Guard

For the men working in the Control Centre of the Coast Guard in Rome, there is no difference between night and day. In this high-tech room there are no windows – only rows of computers and screens displaying maps of the Mediterranean Sea (and the world) and the positions of military and commercial ships. This room controls the Coast Guard’s rescue operations at sea – hour by hour, without any interruption.

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UNHCR: 3,400 have died crossing Mediterranean in 2014

At least 348,000 people have made risky sea journeys in search of asylum or migration this year, the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) has said.

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Malala and Kailash Satyarthi receive Nobel Peace Prize for defending children’s rights

Pakistani schoolgirl and education rights campaigner Malala Yousafzai and Indian children’s rights activist Kailash Satyarthi have received the Nobel Peace Prize awards.

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UN expert urges EU to actively support migrant search and rescue operations

United Nations human rights expert has called for a global humanitarian response to the large number of migrants and asylum seekers crossing the Mediterranean Sea.

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