Blast rocks Mediterranean resort in Turkey

Blast rocks Mediterranean resort in Turkey

An explosion Tuesday in the parking lot of the local chamber of trade in the Mediterranean resort city of Antalya in southern Turkey caused minor injuries, according to Turkish media reports. The cause of the blast was not immediately known, but the Antalya mayor’s office said the blast could be an accident, CNN Turk reported. […]

Around 6,500 migrants saved off Libyan coast

Around 6,500 migrants saved off Libyan coast

Italian naval ships and vessels from aid organizations on Monday rescued up to 6,500 Europe-bound migrants off the coast of Libya, according to Italy’s coastguard. The mass rescue in the Mediterranean comes amid the latest surge in migrants who are desperately attempting to flee poverty, political repression and war in their home countries. Nearly 4,000 […]

Search vessel identifies wreckage of EgyptAir plane that crashed into Mediterranean

Search vessel identifies wreckage of EgyptAir plane that crashed into Mediterranean

  A deep ocean search vessel hunting for the remains of an EgyptAir jet that crashed in the eastern Mediterranean last month has identified several main locations of its wreckage, the Egyptian investigation committee said on Wednesday. The John Lethbridge, a search boat contracted by the Egyptian government, is working against the clock to locate […]