Operation Sophia, which has naval ships and aircraft monitoring the Mediterranean, aims to disrupt smuggling networks and train Libya's coastguard as a way of stemming the flow of desperate migrants attempting the risky crossing from Libya to Italy in unseaworthy boats.
Those aboard included two women and four children, he said.
The UNICEF study, based on interviews with 850 children aged 15 to 17, found that less than half of those who arrived in Italy meant to go to Europe, and that many of their journeys were fragmented and sometimes lasted longer than two years.
A coastguard patrol was informed that a boat had run into trouble around seven nautical miles offshore and a rescue mission was launched, Colonel Abu Ajela told AFP.
Highest number of fatal police shootings for 12 years
None were in response to emergencies, and two-thirds of the people who died were passengers, bystanders or other road users. The IPPC data also showed there were 14 deaths in police custody - the second lowest figure it has recorded.
A witness said people traffickers had taken the migrants out to sea and left them there after removing the engine on the inflatable boat and replacing it with another that quickly broke down.
He said they were rescued by two coastguard vessels including one that had been repaired in Italy and handed over to Libya in mid-May. Some 600 people were rescued from the southern Mediterranean yesterday.
"What is striking about this study is it shows for the first time that there are overwhelmingly far more reasons that push children to leave their homes, than have been previously understood, and fewer pull factors that lure them to Europe", said Afshan Khan, UNICEF director for Europe and Central Asia.
Portland matched the sheet and, under league rules, needed to wait one full year to include Crabbe into a deal with the Nets. Their only compensation was the ability to get out of Nicholson's contract, which was significantly less cumbersome.
L'incendie de La Bastidonne qui a détruit 800 hectares de végétation, est contenu, selon France Bleu Vaucluse. Les feux dans le Luberon (Vaucluse) et à Carros (Alpes-Maritimes) sont fixés depuis ce matin.
The severity of CTE found in a player's brain varied with their level of play, according to the new report. McKee examined, leading her to warn people reading the study that "there's a tremendous selection bias".
Florio noted Brown already cost himself about $80,000 in fines by skipping the Texans' mandatory minicamp. The Texans would ultimately fall to the New England Patriots in the divisional round of the playoffs.
Canadian swimmer Kylie Masse made history today becoming the first-ever female Canadian swimmer to win a world title. Canada's Kylie Masse set a world record for the women's 100 metres backstroke at the world championships on Tuesday.
L'intrigue de cette nouvelle série se déroulera 10 après les péripéties des incontournables Capitaine Kirk et Spock. En plus de son exposition , Star Trek Discovery a fait le plein de révélations lors de son panel à la Comic-Con.
On average, equities research analysts expect that Speedway Motorsports will post $0.94 earnings per share for the current year. The expected TRK's profit could reach $25.77M giving the stock 7.43 P/E in the case that $0.63 earnings per share is reported.
For decades, Groening has been turning out satirical looks at modern society through his various comics and animated series. Another Futurama and Simpsons alum, the California-based animation studio Rough Draft Studios , will animate the series.
The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website . Jane Street Group LLC bought a new position in shares of Kemper Corporation during the first quarter valued at about $205,000.
Ryan Hopeful for Senate Action on Health Care Bill
The debate on the Senate floor would be open, but it is not at all clear what plan Republicans are actually trying to pass. The CBO expects that by 2026, 15 million more people would lack insurance than under current law.
NY restaurant won't let parents order a second drink
Any guardian accompanying a child will be subject to the rule but patrons dining without kids are able to imbibe as they wish. That's one of the reasons Gravelle says the restaurant limits how much alcohol those dining with children can drink.
Kendrick Lamar is leader of MTV VMAs with 8 nominations
However, the pop singer was snubbed in the video and artist of the year categories, while The Weeknd made the shortlist for both. This year MTV eliminated gender categories like best male and female video and opted for the artist of the year prize.
Is Cole Sprouse dating his Riverdale co-star Lili Reinhart?
People reported Reinhart was seen wearing Sprouse's blazer at the Entertainment Weekly San Diego Comic-Con bash Saturday. KJ Apa co-stars as Archie, with Camila Mendes as Veronica, Marisol Nichols as Hermione and Ashleigh Murray as Josie.
Hurricane Hilary forms in Pacific off Mexico
NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured this visible image of compact Hurricane Hilary on July 24, 2017 at 6:12 p.m. EDT (1500 UTC) on July 25, Kulap's maximum sustained winds were near 34.5 miles per hour (30 knots/55.5 kph).
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
Oppenheimer And reported 22,025 shares. 29/03/2017 - Carnival had its "Buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Shore Capital. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Mngmt Communications has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (NYSE:RCL).