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  1. Migrants: Bosnia struggles with increasing arrivals
    • 12:03
    • 18 feb

    Migrants: Bosnia struggles with increasing arrivals

    Mild winter aided crossings. 5,000 migrants already in country

  2. Syria: Aleppo airport reopens after 8 years
    • 11:51
    • 18 feb

    Syria: Aleppo airport reopens after 8 years

    While government forces advance southwest of the city

  3. Libya: flights resume at Tripoli's Mitiga airport
    • 11:37
    • 18 feb

    Libya: flights resume at Tripoli's Mitiga airport

    Airport operational again after latest rocket launch

  4. Syria: SANA reports mass grave found east of Damascus
    • 17:48
    • 17 feb

    Syria: SANA reports mass grave found east of Damascus

    With 70 bodies. Until 2018 area controlled by anti-regime groups

  5. Migrants: boat with 40 on board in distress, Alarm Phone
    • 13:17
    • 17 feb

    Migrants: boat with 40 on board in distress, Alarm Phone

    'In Malta's SAR zone'

  6. Turkey shoots down Syrian govt helicopter in Aleppo
    • 16:13
    • 14 feb

    Turkey shoots down Syrian govt helicopter in Aleppo

    2 pilots killed, 2nd incident in 3 days in NW

  7. Syria: 4 Iranian Pasdaran killed in raid on Damascus, NGO
    • 12:24
    • 14 feb

    Syria: 4 Iranian Pasdaran killed in raid on Damascus, NGO

    Attack attributed to Israel. Three Syrian soldiers dead

  8. Mediterranean: protocol for whale sanctuary signed
    • 11:33
    • 14 feb

    Mediterranean: protocol for whale sanctuary signed

    February 16 is World Whale Day, focus on species Pelagos area

  9. Bishop calls Libya 'springboard for migrants to Europe'
    • 18:20
    • 13 feb

    Bishop calls Libya 'springboard for migrants to Europe'

    'Not the cause of migration crisis'

  10. More Syrians return 'home' from Lebanon
    • 17:30
    • 13 feb

    More Syrians return 'home' from Lebanon

    One million in Lebanon since war began

  11. Flights to Tripoli airport suspended after Haftar attacks
    • 16:04
    • 13 feb

    Flights to Tripoli airport suspended after Haftar attacks

    Spokesman says no to UN flights to capital

  12. Syrian govt offensive displaces 100,000 in NW in 48 hrs
    • 13:37
    • 13 feb

    Syrian govt offensive displaces 100,000 in NW in 48 hrs

    Towards the Turkish border. Most are women and children

  13. Bari to hold exhibition on migrants' pain 15/2-30/3
    • 13:01
    • 13 feb

    Bari to hold exhibition on migrants' pain 15/2-30/3

    At Castello Svevo during Med bishops conference