More than 160 migrants are feared to have perished off Libya this week in two separate accidents off the coast of Zawiya, a coastal town that has become the new focal point for departures from the North African coast. [caption id="attachment_5557" align="alignnone" width="960"] Survivors being treated by volunteers...

An average of two children died every day in the Mediterranean since the picture of two-year-old Alan Kurdi, washed up on a Turkish beach resort, created a shockwave around the globe. [caption id="attachment_5448" align="alignnone" width="800"] One of the lucky ones: a small Syrian boy who was rescued on January...