Italy seizes 6 tons of hashish from sailboat near Sicily
Europe's Mediterranean nations have been cooperating to fight hashish being smuggled in from Morocco. This is the fifth bust since last summer.
Dream-chasing Nigerians perish in the Mediterranean and the Sahara
Nigerians seeking a better life in Europe en-route Lybia have continued to die in their attempt to reach the promised land while thousands ended up been deported. In 2017, Nigeria was ranked highest among countries with irregular migrants in the world through the Agadez route.
France's Pelagos sanctuary, a haven for whales and dolphins
It's a stretch of the Mediterranean, almost as big as Portugal, where humans and marine life co-exist underwater.
'Not my problem': 600 migrants stranded at sea as Italy and Malta bicker
A migrant rescue boat carrying 600 people is stranded in the Mediterranean as Italy and Malta fight over who is responsible for their wellbeing.
Over 20 migrants die as thousands rescued off Libya
Over 20 bodies have washed up on the Libyan coast as thousands of migrants attempt to cross the Mediterranean.
Russia fires missiles at Islamic State targets
Russia fires cruise missiles from the Mediterranean to hit I.S. targets in Syria, according to the Russian Defence Ministry.
Libyan officials arrest over 100 African migrants
Libyan authorities intercepted over 100 African migrants at sea on Sunday during an attempt to cross the Mediterranean to Europe.
Egypt finds human remains from plane crash at sea
Egypt said that its navy had found human remains of passengers floating in the Mediterranean, confirmation that an EgyptAir jet plunged into the sea with 66 people on board.