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The Sea-Watch 3 resumes its activities in the Mediterranean

(B2) The Sea-Watch 3 – rescue ship of the NGO of the same name – has “ finally allowed to leave Malta and will resume its testimony and rescue activity after a technical stopover », Announces the German NGO. He had been detained in Malta since July 2 and returned to sea on Saturday (October 20). It is on its way to Spain to carry out regular maintenance work and to be overhauled for future duties.

« Sea-Watch 3 is currently the largest and best-equipped civilian rescue tool in the central Mediterranean said her captain, Pia Klemp. " We are more than relieved that the ship has finally been freed from this political hostage situation »


(photo credit: Sea-Watch)

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Nicolas Gros Verheyde

Chief editor of the B2 site. Graduated in European law from the University of Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and listener to the 65th session of the IHEDN (Institut des Hautes Etudes de la Défense Nationale. Journalist since 1989, founded B2 - Bruxelles2 in 2008. EU/NATO correspondent in Brussels for Sud-Ouest (previously West-France and France-Soir).