Volunteer rescue services are working hard in the area every day to prevent loss of life. AFRAS can help US taxpayers make donations to the brave volunteers working in the Mediterranean and around the world to save lives. To Help Donate Here.
Here are three recent stories of success and tragedy.
More than 1300 migrants rescued in one day
Nearly 150 migrants feared dead after boat sinks, sole survivor says
97 Migrants Reported Missing After Boat Sinks Off Libya