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Hundreds of migrants rescued by MSF charity land in Sicily

Metro USA 18 Jun 2021
AUGUSTA, Italy (Reuters) – Around 400 migrants disembarked on Friday from the ship Geo Barents at the Italian port of Augusta, in Sicily, more than a week after the first rescue operation was carried out in the Mediterranean Sea ... Migrants receive identity forms after disembarking ship ‘Geo Barents’, in Augusta.

India must step up engagement with Lanka

Business Line 18 Jun 2021
Colombo assumes importance for India since almost 70 per cent of all container cargo for and from India is trans-shipped there, mostly at Chinese operated terminals ... Sri Lanka, located at the crossroads of global shipping lanes, enjoys an unrivalled strategic significance in the Indian Ocean region.

Global displacement from war, crises doubles in a decade - UN

RTE 18 Jun 2021
Today 400 migrants disembarked from the MSF ship 'Geo Barents' as it docked at the Italian port of Augusta in Sicily, more than a week after the first rescues were carried out in the Mediterranean sea ... the 'Aurelia' ship docked nearby, ahead of an uncertain future.

410 rescued people granted a place of safety from MSF search and rescue ship Geo Barents

Reliefweb 17 Jun 2021
Thursday, June 17, 2021 — We are happy to announce that 7 days after its first rescue, the MSF chartered ship , Geo Barents, has been given a place of ...

EU: Protect Lives on Central Mediterranean Route

Human Rights Watch 16 Jun 2021
Three rescue ships operated by nongovernmental groups are currently blocked in Italian ports for administrative reasons, with the Geo Barents, run by Médécins Sans Frontières, currently the only rescue ship operating in the central Mediterranean.

Nearly 1,300 migrants arrive on Italian island

Arab News 14 Jun 2021
“The situation may turn explosive there, so the Coast Guard is moving some of the center’s guests to one of the quarantine ships moored in the waters of Lampedusa,” Martello added ... The Geo Barents is the only NGO ship still operating off the Libyan coast.

SoftBank Corp. to Promote Non-Terrestrial Network (NTN) Solutions That Provide Connectivity From Space and the Stratosphere

Daily Freeman 09 Jun 2021
SoftBank’s NTN solutions will encompass the Geosynchronous Earth Orbiting (GEO) satellite NarrowBand IoT (NB-IoT) services provided by Skylo Technologies, Inc ... Skylo’s GEO satellite NB-IoT services are providing IoT connectivity for fishing, mining, shipping and other industries at more affordable prices than traditional GEO satellite services.

Middle East holds 'many opportunities' for cloud technology, Amazon MENA chief says

Arabian Business 03 Jun 2021
Aramex, the global provider of logistics and transportation solutions, built a data analytics and machine learning platform on AWS to solve for the lack of proper physical addresses in the region by developing intelligent address prediction models that convert descriptive addresses into geo locations.

Airborne and In-Orbit Communications Leader CesiumAstro, Inc. Readies for First Mission to Launch; Company Wins ...

Daily Freeman 25 May 2021
In recent months, CesiumAstro has also manufactured and shipped flight hardware for several NASA programs.CesiumAstro completed shipment of a compact inter-satellite link communication system, gearing up to test mobile networking technologies within swarm missions, through a ...

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CNET 19 May 2021
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MSF relaunches search and rescue operations in the Central Mediterranean

Reliefweb 14 May 2021
MSF is chartering its own ship, the Geo Barents, to rescue people in danger and provide them with emergency medical care ... Since launching search and rescue activities in 2015, MSF has deployed medical teams on board seven rescue ships, at times operating the vessels in partnership with other organizations.

MSF announces relaunch of search and rescue activities in the Mediterranean

Reliefweb 13 May 2021
Since 2015, MSF medical teams working on search and rescue ships have witnessed with horror the human tragedy unfolding on Europe's doorstep as ... This time MSF is chartering its own ship, the Geo Barents, to rescue people in danger and provide them with emergency medical care.

The Franco-British fish feud: How it started

Urdu Point 06 May 2021
... deployed patrol and navy ships near the Channel island of Jersey ... That can be established easily enough for larger vessels through geo-localisation equipment but not so for smaller ships that are not required to have the technology, according to French fishing group CNPMEM.

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CNET 27 Apr 2021
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photo: AP / Petros Giannakouris
In this Sunday, March 20, 2016 file photo, the sun rises as migrants and refugees on a dinghy arrive at the shore of the northeastern Greek island of Lesbos, after crossing the Aegean sea from Turkey.

Greece accused of ‘shocking’ illegal pushback against refugees at sea

The Observer 26 Apr 2021
Read more ... Testimony from 12 complainants and dozens of pages of collaborating evidence – including geo-located pictures and video, GPS coordinates, and phone and message logs from the ship’s radio, passengers, the Alarm Phone hotline and the Greek and Turkish coastguards – painted a complete and damning picture of the new tactics, the centre said ... .