At least 17 migrants have died in the past 24 hours while trying to cross to Spain.
Crossing the central Mediterranean has become more treacherous than ever for migrants.
Migration policy of the EU needs to change, Hungarian Minister Peter Szijjarto says.
Libya has been politically unstable since 2011 when a successful uprising against Muammar Gaddafi’s longstanding regime left a power vacuum.
Mercy, Francesca, Newman, Diabam and Sophia were the names their mothers chose. What they had no control over was where their babies were born.
Armed men have kidnapped the mayor of Libya’s capital Tripoli from his home, authorities said yesterday.
More than 600,000 migrants have reached Italy from North Africa in the last four years, many fleeing war and poverty.