Tragedies on the Mediterranean Highlight Dire Situation for Refugees and Migrants

On November 6, 2017, a dinghy set sail from Libya, carrying 140 refugees and migrants fleeing to Italy. Like many of the flimsy vessels making the dangerous journey to Europe, this one capsized thirty miles from the north of the Libyan capital, Tripoli, in international waters. As the vessel struggled, a Libyan coast guard boat […]