A small boat with 39 migrants on board was rescued by the sailing ship Nadir of Resqship in the Maltese Sar area. Among them are also a child and a fainting woman. According to reports from the German NGO, Malta refused to intervene despite repeated requests. “Due to the increasing storm surges – he wrote on Twitter -, the situation was extremely dangerous for those on board the wooden boat”. All the migrants were taken aboard Nadir. Now the NGO is calling for “immediate evacuation” of people on a larger ship and port of disembarkation. “Nadir is not a rescue ship, she can only provide first aid,” he recalls.
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