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December 22, 2018 8:33 PM Malta airlifts newborn and mother from migrant ship

Malta has airlifted a newborn and his mother from a Spanish migrant rescue ship and rejected accusations that it had refused food to more than 300 other migrants on board. The baby was born three days earlier on a beach in Libya and his life was in danger, the Proactiva charity said. Proactiva's boat was refused entry to Malta and Italy, while France 90

November 28, 2018 9:56 PM REVEALED: The most dangerous countries in the world 2018

SYRIA, Afghanistan and Papua New Guinea are among the most dangerous countries in the world, according to the latest travel advice recommendations issued by Spain’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs to its citizens. The Government department’s yearly analysis suggest four countries have become more dangerous in the last 12 months, compared with two, including 137

October 29, 2018 2:47 AM ISIS RETURNS as militants MURDER four at Libya police station in savage attack

ISIS militants have savagely murdered four people - including the son of a local official - at a Libyan police station in a callous attack, it has been confirmed. News of the latest attack in Syria comes after the heinous terrorists took 700 hostages in Syria in an area controlled by US-backed forces. Putin disclosed the details of the kidnapping after 65

October 26, 2018 8:49 AM Britons caught up in powerful earthquake at Greek tourist hotspot

Britons visiting the tourist island, also known as Zante, were forced to evacuate their hotels, with half-dressed parents waiting by the pool for hours in the cold clutching children in blankets at around 2am local time (1am BST). One said they had "never moved so quickly" when the "screams and alarms" began on Friday morning. Three people were taken 75

September 12, 2018 5:26 PM 'Our ABSOLUTE solidarity!' Italy backs Orban as Hungary's EU voting rights under threat

ITALIAN MEP Mario Borghezio gave his support to Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban as MEPs voted to trigger the Article 7 process against Hungary – threatening to strip the country of its voting rights. Speaking exclusively to Express.co.uk in Strasbourg on Wednesday, the Lega MEP claimed Hungary had the full support from Italy to stand up against 57

September 12, 2018 3:45 AM Libya's Tripoli airport diverts flights after rocket attack

The only working airport in Libya's capital, Tripoli, has diverted flights after it came under rocket fire. There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties at Mitiga International Airport after the attack on Tuesday night. The airport had only reopened on Friday following clashes between rival militias. A UN-backed government is nominally in power 42

July 24, 2018 11:00 PM 'EU could be CRUSHED!' Panicked Brussels chief Tajani reveals Trump and Putin 'RISK'

EUROPEAN Parliament president Antonio Tajani has admitted the European Union could be "crushed" as it faces hostility from both the United States and Russia in a dire warning to the bloc. In a shock interview, the Italian politician said the EU had lost some of its "identity and role" in recent years. He also warned the EU could face a fight for its future 50

June 30, 2018 5:18 PM The Latest: Spain rescues 63 migrants near southern coast

Spain's Maritime Rescue Service says it has picked up 63 people trying to reach the country's southern Mediterranean coast while authorities look for another missing boat. RETRANSMISSION OF XAP116 TO IMPROVE QUALITY - Migrants aboard a rubber dinghy off the Libyan coast receive aid from rescuers aboard the Open Arms aid boat, of Proactiva Open Arms Spanish 54

June 28, 2018 11:14 PM Libyan strongman Haftar announces 'liberation' of Derna

Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar announced Thursday the "liberation" of Derna, the only city in the eastern region beyond his control, from radical Islamist militias. "We proudly announce the liberation of Derna, a city dear to all Libyans," the breakaway military leader said in a televised speech. A spokesman for Haftar's self-styled Libyan National 40

June 28, 2018 7:33 AM Spanish ship sails toward migrant zone, with 4 EU lawmakers

ABOARD THE ASTRAL (AP) - A Spanish rescue ship has set sail for international waters, carrying four European parliamentarians as EU nations bicker over managing migrant flows across the Mediterranean Sea. The Astral departed Malta early Thursday to join the Open Arms rescue ship already in the search and rescue zone off the coast of Libya. Both are operated 35