Tag: people smuggling

100 Missing At Sea After Boat Capsizes Off Libya

ROME — A migrant ship carrying around 100 people capsized in the frigid waters off Libya on Saturday and only four survivors had been rescued after hours of searching, aid groups said. Eight bodies were recovered but poor conditions were

People Smugglers Find New Route Into Britain

From Sky News: Migrants are avoiding tough new security measures in Calais by choosing quiet beaches in France to launch attempts to cross the Channel, Sky News has been told. Local people say there is something strange happening on a


Migrant Smugglers Shot In 140mph Chase In British Car

One person has died and four suspected Iraqi people smugglers have been arrested, after they were shot by police during a 140 mile an hour chase through Belgium in a British registered car filled with drugs. The dramatic sequence of events, involving