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US Navy team recover drowned military jet from Mediterranean Sea floor bed

A US Navy team recovered a military jet from a depth of 9,500 feet in the Mediterranean Sea on August 3 after the aircraft had blown overboard during “unexpected heavy weather” in July, a release from US Naval Forces Europe-Africa said. The jet was aboard the USS Harry S. Truman, an aircraft carrier, when it […]

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More than 160 migrants drown in two separate shipwrecks off Libya: UN

More than 160 migrants drowned in two separate shipwrecks off Libya during the past week, a United Nations migration official said. Safa Msehli, a spokeswoman for the International Organization for Migration, said on Tuesday that at least 102 migrants were reported dead after their wooden boat capsized off Libya on Friday. At least eight others […]

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British F-35 crashes into the Mediterranean Sea while flying off aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth

A British F-35, one of the newest stealth fighter jets in the UK military, crashed into the Mediterranean Sea on Wednesday while operating off the aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, the UK Defense Ministry said in a tweet. The pilot ejected and was returned safely to the ship, and an investigation of the incident, which […]

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Spain: Lifeless bodies of migrants wash up on the beaches in Almeria

Bodies of eight migrants washed up on the shores of southern Spain over the past two days. They included three women and a child. “Between Sunday and Tuesday morning, eight bodies were found along the shore … who came from one or more boats,” the Almeria authorities said. The Guardia Civil police were investigating, they […]

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‘Wildfire like whirlwind destroying everything’: Cyprus appeals for help to fight blaze ripping through forests

The island nation in the eastern Mediterranean Sea, Cyprus, appealed for international help to fight a huge wildfire described by officials as the worst in the country’s history. The blaze, fanned by strong winds, is spreading through the southern Limassol district and has forced the evacuation of several villages. Dozens of properties have been damaged […]