Tarifa http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/37072/all en 2 dead, 2 missing as migrant boat sinks off Gibraltar http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130302/2-dead-2-missing-migrant-boat-sinks-gibraltar <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Two people including a Moroccan rescuer died after a dinghy carrying illegal immigrants capsized in the Strait of Gibraltar, and two others remained missing Saturday, a maritime rescue spokesman told AFP.</p> <p>Spanish rescuers located three of the five migrants who were on board the dinghy, one of whom had died, about five nautical miles from Tanger, Morocco.</p> <p>The two survivors were suffering from severe hypothermia and were taken to Tarifa in southern Spain, rescuers said, adding that the search continued for the missing.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130302/2-dead-2-missing-migrant-boat-sinks-gibraltar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Costa de la Luz Crimes Law Social Issues Tarifa AFP Sat, 02 Mar 2013 21:00:24 +0000 5771838 at http://www.globalpost.com 15 Migrants rescued in Strait of Gibraltar http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/131008/15-migrants-rescued-strait-gibraltar <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Algeciras, Spain, Oct 8 (EFE).- Fifteen migrants were rescued Tuesday from two toy rubber dinghies in the Strait of Gibraltar as they were trying to reach the Spanish coast.</p> <p>The crew of the ferry Tarifa Jet, which was making the run between Tarifa, Spain, and Morocco, rescued seven Sub-Saharan immigrants, all adult males.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/131008/15-migrants-rescued-strait-gibraltar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Costa de la Luz HSC Tarifa Jet Tarifa Agencia EFE Tue, 08 Oct 2013 19:31:13 +0000 5955411 at http://www.globalpost.com