Tag Archives: Mediterranean Sea

The Latest: Boat with 199 migrants stopped in Turkish waters – The Republic


The Republic

The Latest: Boat with 199 migrants stopped in Turkish waters
The Republic
Emergency services for Spain’s Andalucia region said the 20 men and six women were all of North African descent. Another four boats carrying migrants who told Spanish authorities they were from Algeria were intercepted in the Mediterranean Sea. The

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Gibraltar Online Gambling Firms Mull Uncertain Future After ECJ Loss – Flushdraw


Gibraltar Online Gambling Firms Mull Uncertain Future After ECJ Loss
Flushdraw
The efforts of Gibraltar’s dozens of resident online-gambling firms to maintain their effective “tax haven” status by operating from the tiny promontory at the mouth of the Mediterranean Sea appear at a conclusion after the ECJ [European Court of

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USS Normandy recovers ditched narcotics near Gibraltar – Stars and Stripes


Stars and Stripes

USS Normandy recovers ditched narcotics near Gibraltar
Stars and Stripes
NAPLES, Italy — The crew of a Navy guided-missile cruiser recovered more than 1,000 pounds of narcotics ditched by occupants of a small boat near the Strait of Gibraltar on Saturday. The USS Normandy was entering the Mediterranean Sea as part of …

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Neanderthal hashtag engraving found in Gibraltar cave – Hindustan Times


Neanderthal hashtag engraving found in Gibraltar cave
Hindustan Times
Researchers from 11 European institutions reported that deep in Gorham’s Cave in Gibraltar, overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, they found carvings that resemble nothing so much as a rococo Twitter hashtag: eight partially crisscrossing lines with three …

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