A complex crisis in migration
Published 09/08/2015 | 02:30
The harrowing loss of life continues in the Mediterranean and we can no longer avert our eyes to the unfolding of a human disaster.
The crew of the LE Niamh have borne witness to the suffering, as have the crew of the LE Eithne before them.
The LE Niamh last week saved 367 lives in one incident - adding to the hundreds of lives saved by members of the Irish Naval Service over recent weeks.