Latest news Sicily

    • 13:47
    • 14 apr

    Police arrest 3 alleged smugglers on boat carrying 199

    Under investigation in connection with death of Mali migrant

    • 20:37
    • 08 apr

    Pope to bless cross made out of shipwrecked migrant boats

    Made by Lampedusa carpenter Franco Tuccio, it will tour Italy

    • 14:53
    • 27 mar

    Libya: Brussels, first passage to Europe for Med migrants

    EU annual report, Lampedusa strong call for joint strategy

    • 16:36
    • 19 mar

    More than 2,100 people rescued at sea in two days

    Waves of migrants plucked from boats in Channel of Sicily

  1. Immigration: 13 boats, 1532 migrants rescued
    • 10:42
    • 19 mar

    Immigration: 13 boats, 1532 migrants rescued

    2.128 people saved in 48 hours by 'Mare Nostrum' ships

    • 20:11
    • 18 mar

    Italy saves 1,200 migrants near Sicily

    Navy, Coast Guard assisting 13 boats

    • 19:45
    • 18 mar

    Sardinian does well in in Tripadvisor beach list

    Five Sardinian beaches in national top 10, Lampedusa number one

  2. Nearly 600 migrants rescued off Lampedusa
    • 13:22
    • 18 mar

    Nearly 600 migrants rescued off Lampedusa

    Over 10,000 saved under 'Mare Nostrum' operation since October

    • 18:45
    • 03 mar

    Immigration: Nicolini calls on Italy to lead with new policy

    'Don't lose focus on Med 'cemetery'' says Lampedusa mayor

    • 17:01
    • 03 mar

    Immigration: record numbers via sea in third quarter of 2013

    Increase in migrants landing in Sicily, Lampedusa, says FRONTEX

    • 19:34
    • 27 feb

    Italy-Yemen: accords and fisheries district with Sicily soon

    Yemen has fish but lacks know-how; food and tourism cooperation

  3. Hundreds of migrants plucked from sea south of Sicily
    • 17:58
    • 26 feb

    Hundreds of migrants plucked from sea south of Sicily

    Navy reports rescuing 690 in 24 hours, new wave of crossings

  4. Italy: boat deaths bring migrants' plight back into focus
    • 20:26
    • 18 feb

    Italy: boat deaths bring migrants' plight back into focus

    Over 1,000 saved since Saturday in Operation Mare Nostrum