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(01/08/2060) Placeholder - DO NOT REMOVE Italy/Malta: Stop playing with refugee and migrants’ lives by closing ports Responding to news that the authorities in Italy and Malta have closed their ports to Aquarius MV, a rescue ship run by SOS Mediterranee, with 141 people aboard, including 73 children, Maria Serrano, Amnesty International’s Senior Campaigner on Migration, said: (08/08/2018) EU: Responsibility for surging death toll in Central Med laid squarely at ... The number of people drowning in the Central Mediterranean or being taken back to squalid detention centres ... (19/07/2018) EU: Leaders must take the European Commission’s cue and tackle Hungary’s ... Following the European Commission’s new infringement proceedings against Hungary for breaches of EU law ... (29/06/2018) EU: New migration plans dangerous and miss the point European Union (EU) leaders have today chosen fear over compassion by signing off Council Conclusions which ... (25/06/2018) EU/Poland: Urgent need for Ministers to demand Poland stops attack on ... Today, the day before the General Affairs Council has scheduled a formal hearing with Polish authorities, ... (22/06/2018) EU:Europe’s asylum system is broken and leaders must fix it There is an urgent need for a new asylum system that is fair, efficient and compassionate said Amnesty ... (18/06/2018) Stranded at sea: Europe must stop playing with human lives 629 men, women and children aboard the rescue ship Aquarius were left adrift in the Central Mediterranean ...