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Record number Date Number Name Cause of death Country of origin Source Country of death weblink
2660 2011-03-27 308 N.N. feared drowned, boat of 335 left Libya for Italy has been missing for 2 weeks unknown Quotidiano/LR/Migeurop/Kaosenlared/RAI 0
2646 2011-03-26 1 Seydina Moh. Mbaye (5, boy) pulmonary embolism on flight to emergency surgery in Strasbourg(F), consulate delayed visa Senegal Seneweb/Nouvel Obs France
2662 2011-03-25 295 N.N. feared drowned after 2 boats travelling together from Sidi Bilal (LY) sank on way to Italy unknown PUB/Reu/TunisieSoir/GuardianUn/MUGAK/Quotidiano 0
2663 2011-03-25 10 N.N. feared drowned after 2 boats travelling together from Sidi Bilal (LY) sank on way to Italy Egypt PUB/Reu/TunisieSoir/GuardianUn 0
2650 2011-03-22 3 N.N. missing, sent distress signal near Paxoi island (GR) way to I, jumped into sea during rescue unknown ORF Greece
2774 2011-03-22 1 N.N. drowned, found off Crete’s island jumped off LY-GR ship in Souda (GR) during repatriation Bangladesh MNS Greece
2680 2011-03-18 3 N.N. (±28, men) drowned, patrols found bodies in Petalo area of river Evros (GR) unknown clandestinE Greece
2655 2011-03-14 40 N.N. drowned, 17 found, 23 missing, boat sank near Kerkenneh (TN) on way to Lampedusa (I) Tunisia LR/AFP/Le Figaro/EP/Diario de Noticias/TunisieSoir Tunisia
2651 2011-03-06 18 N.N. drowned, 3 found, 15 missing, jumped off LY-GR ship in Souda (GR) during repatriation Bangladesh KI/MNS Greece
2645 2011-03-04 2 N.N. drowned, boat capsized in a storm off Lampedusa (I), 28 people were rescued Tunisia AFP/Le Monde/Migreurop/Romandie/LR Italy
2648 2011-03-04 2 N.N. (boys) drowned, fell into sea during boat rescue of 22 migrants from Tunisia 50km from Marsala (I) Tunisia FE/GRR Italy
2640 2011-03-02 1 N.N. (±27, man) drowned, decomposed body found floating opposite La Carihuela beach, Torremolinos (E) Sub-Saharan Africa SUR/MUGAK Spain
2642 Mar 2011 3 N.N. burned to death in a shack in Melilla (E) as they waited for a chance to cross to mainland unknown ABC/MUGAK Spain
2643 Mar 2011 2 N.N. drowned, bodies found in advanced state of decomposition near Lampedusa (I) unknown LR Italy
2664 2011-03-01 1 Shambu Lama (40, man) suicide, laid under train in Gifhorn(D)in fear of deportation, lived 16yrs in D where he had son Nepal Karawane/taz/jW/waz Germany http://www.fidh.org/en/migrants-rights/Death-of-63-migrants-in-the
2978 Mar 2011 63 N.N. (40 men,20 women,3 child) Died after ignored calls of distress at sea on way from Libya to Italy Ethiopia/Eritrea/Nigeria/Ghana/Sudan FIDH/ MNS Libya
2641 2011-02-27 1 N.N. (±16, boy) drowned while trying to cross Benzu breakwater (MA) to Ceuta (E) body found hours after Sub-Saharan Africa Faro/FE/DiarioVasco Spain
2644 2011-02-12 2 N.N. (men) drowned, boat sank off Zarzis (TN) on way to Italy, 1 body found, 1 missing, 10 survivors unknown LESP Tunisia
2649 2011-02-12 4 N.N. (men) bodies found by patrol guards on a boat adrift off Sfax coast (TN) unknown LR Tunisia
2656 2011-02-12 4 N.N. (men) bodies found by patrol guards on a boat adrift near Sfax (TN) on way to Italy unknown LR Tunisia
2665 2011-02-11 35 N.N. drowned, 5 found, 30 missing when TN coastguards rammed their boat, splitting it in two Tunisia MNS/BBC/LESP/LR/Le Monde/Newsaust/Mugak/Diario de Navarra Tunisia
2657 2011-01-31 1 N.N. (54, man) failed asylum seeker, died after jumping from window during police check in Nicosia flat (CY) Pakistan CypMail Cyprus
2652 2011-01-23 1 N.N. (man) stopped breathing, very weak after 4 days wait at Strait of Gibraltar coast for MA-E dinghy Mali Humano 0
2627 2011-01-18 1 Garrach (boy) drowned, boat capsized near Metline (TN) during poor border control after Ben Ali abdication Tunisia FE Tunisia
2628 2011-01-17 2 N.N. (men) drowned, set boat on fire and jumped to avoid border patrol in Annaba (DZ) on the way to I Algeria FE/Migreurop/ElW Algeria
2620 2011-01-16 33 N.N. missing, feared drowned when ship sank near Corfu (GR) on way to Italy, 230 survivors Afghanistan ClandestinE/FE/AFP/KI/VK/MNS/BBC Greece
2626 2011-01-08 1 N.N. (±25, man) froze to death, body found in Nea Vissa, Evros (GR) near to Turkish border Africa ClandestinE/Frontexplode Greece
2629 2011-01-07 1 Borka T. (woman) brain haemorrhage, could not receive medical treatment once deported from D to Kosovo Kosovo WSWS/LV/MNS/Karawane Germany
2658 2011-01-06 2 N.N. (men) drowned, bodies found in Evros River trying to cross GR-TR border unknown FE/AFP Greece
2892 2011-01-04 1 Alta Ming (34, woman) no medical help, died giving birth in Rennes (F), homeless since husband put in det. ctr. in NL Mongolia Rue89 France
2882 2010-12-28 1 N.N. (33, man) stowaway, crushed by the cargo of the truck he was hiding in, on way from Ceuta to Spain Cameroon MUGAK/ELM Spain
2639 2010-12-20 1 N.N. (±28, man) frozen to death, found in Nea Vissa (GR), crossing TR-GR border Africa Frontexplode/MNS Greece
2625 2010-12-17 2 N.N. (men) frozen to death, bodies found in Nea Vissa (GR), near Turkish border Africa Frontexplode/MNS Greece
2738 2010-12-12 1 Saidou Gadiaga (37, man) asthma attack at Masotti Carabinieri station, Brescia (I) medical treatment provided too late Senegal MNS/LR/Africa-News Italy
2605 2010-12-11 5 N.N. missing, drowned when ship sank off Kani Keli, Mayotte (F), 31 survivors unknown info/FE France
2624 2010-12-07 2 N.N. drowned, bodies found in the Evros region (GR) near to border with Turkey unknown ClandestinE/Frontexplode Greece
2614 2010-12-01 1 N.N. (16, boy) stowaway, suffocated whilst hiding in truck on a ferry from Patras (GR) to Ancona (I) Afghanistan Migreurop/FE/Kinisi/CorAdriatico 0
2619 2010-11-29 1 Mahamadou Maréga (38, man) died from shock, taser was used on deportee by police in Colombes (FR) to calm fight Mali Europe1/MNS/Parisen France
2616 2010-11-27 1 Sardar Ayari (25, man) stowaway, crushed between 2 trucks whilst trying to climb into one in Patras (GR) going to I Afghanistan Migreurop/Kinisi/FE Greece
2607 2010-11-23 4 N.N. (men) stowaways, suffocated in back of van near Amfilochia (GR), travelling from Italy Iran Europe1/FE/PICUM/MNS Greece
2630 2010-11-22 2 N.N. (±20, men) died of burns and fume inhalation, fire they made to heat up Santurtzi squat (E) spread Maghreb EP/ELC Spain
2634 2010-11-16 1 N.N. (23, man) drowned, boat sank on way from Balkans, body found in Bari(I) holding Greek expulsion order Somalia FE/PICUM 0
2631 2010-11-09 1 Brahim A (54, man) brain haemorrhage, fell 20ft while working without papers, left at Ceuta hospital gate (E) Morocco ElDia/LV/MUGAK/Diario de Navarra/Diario de Noticias Spain
2617 Nov 2010 6 N.N. beaten to death with sticks by traffickers in Sinai desert (Israel), for trying to escape group Eritrea ECRE/LR Israel
2618 2010-11-01 2 N.N. (men) killed by traffickers holding them in Sinai desert (Israel), for using phones to call for help Eritrea LR/ECRE Israel http://www.theguardian.com/uk/2010/oct/14/security-guards-accused-jimmy-mubenga-death/print
2585 2010-10-12 1 Jimmy Mubenga (46, man) Died of cardiac arrest during deportation on flight from Heathrow (GB) Angola GuardianUn/NR/IndGB/Demotix/BBC/Rue89/FE/PICUM/IRR/Socialist Worker/NOB/ MNS GB
2615 2010-10-07 1 N.N. (man) stowaway, drowned whilst swimming from ship to shore at Pinedo beach, Valencia (E) Algeria Provincias Spain
2586 2010-10-02 5 N.N. (18-36, men) missing, feared drowned, sailing with 30 survivors rescued off coast of Mostaganem (DZ) Algeria FE/Swiss.ch 0
2590 2010-09-21 1 N.N. (22, man) stowaway, travelling from Georgia, hurriedly jumped off truck near Foggia (I) and fell on head Eritrea Migreurop/FE/FaiNoti Italy
2559 2010-09-13 1 Andoine Bassoumga (41, man) heart attack, diabetic asylum seeker in Nicosia (CY), had a poor diet when welfare was cut Congo KISA/CypMail Cyprus
2632 2010-09-08 24 N.N. missing, feared drowned on the way from El Bouni, Annaba (DZ) to Sardinia (I) by boat Maghreb Les Temps D’Algerie/FE 0
2633 2010-09-08 19 N.N. missing, feared drowned on the way from Seraidi, Annaba (DZ) to Sardinia (I) by boat Maghreb Les Temps D’Algerie/FE 0
2577 Sep 2010 3 N.N. bodies thrown overboard a boat carrying 34 others, found on Alboran Sea (E) Sub-Saharan Africa Humano 0
2638 Sep 2010 1 Nezam Azimi (60, man) murdered, was forcibly returned to Kabul in 2006 when asylum denied in NL, killed by Taliban Afghanistan MNS/Telegraaf Afghanistan
2583 2010-08-31 2 N.N. bodies found by civil guard on Ceuta beach (E), in an advanced state of decomposition Maghreb SUR Spain
2587 2010-08-28 2 N.N. found off Ceuta’s coast (E), believed to have fallen from boats several months ago unknown MAC Spain
2886 2010-08-27 37 N.N. reportedly missing, boat from MA to E allegedly carrying 37 has gone missing unknown/Ivory Coast/Mali MAC 0
2564 2010-08-25 1 N.N. (minor) body found by police on Jonic coast, Calabria (I), reportedly died whilst disembarking sailboat Afghanistan ANSA/Gazzettino Italy
2553 2010-08-15 3 N.N. died of thirst in Algerian desert near Tamanrasset, with 9 others trying to reach Europe Cameroon AFP/FocusNews/AllWAfrica Algeria
2554 2010-08-15 3 N.N. died of thirst in Algerian desert near to Tamanrasset, with 9 others trying to reach Europe Mali AFP/FocusNews/AllWAfrica Algeria
2555 2010-08-15 2 N.N. died of thirst in Algerian desert near to Tamanrasset, with 10 others trying to reach Europe Ivory Coast AFP/FocusNews/AllWAfrica Algeria
2556 2010-08-15 2 N.N. died of thirst in Algerian desert near to Tamanrasset, with 10 others trying to reach Europe Senegal AFP/FocusNews/AllWAfrica Algeria
2557 2010-08-15 1 N.N. died of thirst in Algerian desert near to Tamanrasset, with 11 others trying to reach Europe Gambia AFP/FocusNews/AllWAfrica Algeria
2558 2010-08-15 1 N.N. died of thirst in Algerian desert near to Tamanrasset, with 11 others trying to reach Europe Guinea AFP/FocusNews/AllWAfrica Algeria
2584 2010-08-12 1 N.N. (55, man) drowned, body found by helicopter rescue 24km from Tabarca, Alicante (E) Algeria Provincias/Deia/Diario de Navarra/Raz/ElDia 0
2563 2010-08-11 8 N.N. drowned, 6 missing and 2 found by sea patrol near Alicante (E) travelling from DZ unknown Les Temps d'Algerie/Migreurop Spain
2578 2010-08-11 2 N.N. (men) drowned, bodies found in La Linea de la Conception (E) near Gibraltar Sub-Saharan Africa EFE/SUR 0
2280 2009-03-29 213 N.N. Assumed missing after boats sank due to stormy waters on way from Libya to Italy Africa ABC/MUGAK/Deia/DiariodeNavarra/DNG/APDHA/Berria/LV/PerCat/AVU/DNA/DiarioVasco/Verdad/Raz/GARA/Can7/E Libya http://www.theguardian.com/world/2009/apr/01/migrants-drown-libyan-coast
2288 2009-03-29 21 N.N. Drowned after overcrowded boats sank due to stormy waters on way from Libya to Italy Africa ABC/MUGAK/Deia/DiariodeNavarra/DNG/APDHA/Berria/LV/PerCat/AVU/DNA/DiarioVasco/Verdad/Raz/GARA/Can7/E Libya
2365 2009-01-09 1 N.N. (man) run over by the truck he was hanged on to pass the border in Ancona (I) harbour unknown Adnk Italy
1159 2003-01-18 1 Mariame Getu Hagos (25, man) died of asphyxhiation during deportation from Paris (F) to Johannesburg (SA) Somalia NCADC/AI/AN/VK/Vivre/MNS/borderzerolist/IND/JT/Statewatch/MUGAK/IRR/ BBC France
1494 2003-01-18 2 N.N. dead bodies found on the beach in Motril (E) unknown MUGAK Spain http://elpais.com/diario/2003/01/19/espana/1042930820_850215.html
3108 2003-01-18 4 N.N. drowned near Fuerteventura (E) after shipwreck of a boat trying to reach Canary Islands (E) Sub-Saharan Africa 0 Spain
1160 2003-01-17 19 N.N. drowned near Tangier (MA) hoping to reach Spain clandestinely by sea Sub-Saharan-Africa MNS/Vivre/MUGAK 0
1493 2003-01-16 1 N.N. dead body found in the beach of Ceuta (E/MA) unknown MUGAK Spain http://elpais.com/elpais/2003/01/18/actualidad/1042881422_850215.html
1355 2003-01-15 14 N.N. drowned when small boat sank near Canary Island of Fuerteventura (E) unknown MNS/ Spits/ AFP Spain
2940 2013-11-29 5 N.N. (2 adults, 3 children) Drowned, after boat of 14 migrants sank off Turkey in Aegen Sea (TR-GR) Syria TodZam/NewsD/Xinhua/ AdnK/ MNS Turkey http://news.yahoo.com/syrians-fleeing-war-face-hardship-balkans-093909595.html
2982 2013-11-21 1 Kathan al Omar (35, man) Died of heart attack in refugee camp, chest pain complaints were ignored Syria MNS Bulgaria http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/nov/15/migrants-dead-boat-capsizes-greece-lefkada
2972 2013-11-15 12 N.N. (8 adults, 4 children) Drowned, when boat capsized off Lefkada island (GR), believed to be on way to Italy Syria Guardian/ Xinhua/ AdnK/ CBC/ MNS Greece http://www.moroccoworldnews.com/2014/01/119544/migrants-break-into-spains-melilla-territory/
2981 2013-11-05 1 N.N. Fell from border fence, trying to cross from Morocco to Spanish enclave city Melilla Africa MNS/ Naharnet Spain http://calaismigrantsolidarity.wordpress.com/2013/12/02/another-death-at-the-hands-of-the-border/
3076 2013-11-04 1 Robiel (man) Found dead in waters at Calais port, after trying to swim to ferry to England on 9th October Eritrea CMSWordpress France http://espresso.repubblica.it/internazionale/2013/11/28/news/lampedusa-buck-passing-on-the-massacre-so-they-left-syrians-children-drown-1.143363
2974 2013-10-11 268 N.N. (168 adults, 100 children) Drowned, boat sank after being chased and shot at by libanese, emergency call was ignored Africa Repubblica/ VK/ BorderlineEU/ Asyl in Not/ GuardianUN/ NRC/ BBC/ AI Italy http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24496737
2976 2013-10-11 12 N.N. Drowned, after boat capsized near Egyptian port of Alexandria Syria/ Palestine/ Egypt LR/ BBC/ AI/ Nu Egypt http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24496737
3069 2013-10-11 22 N.N. Missing, after boat of 150 capsized near Egyptian port of Alexandria, 12 drowned Syria/ Palestine/ Egypt LR/ BBC/ AI/ Nu Egypt http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2013_Lampedusa_migrant_shipwreck
2960 2013-10-03 373 N.N. Drowned, when boat on way from Libya to Italy caught fire and sank, some 155 rescued (I) Africa VK/ NRC/ ANP / AiN/ Presse/ NYtimes/ BBC/ GuardianUN/ DW/ ECRE Italy http://www.adnkronos.com/IGN/Aki/English/Security/Italy-Thirteen-migrants-drown-off-southern-Sicily_32668849455.html
2973 2013-09-30 13 N.N. (adult men) Drowned, when being forced to disembark the stranded vessel just off coast of Sicily (I) Eritrea/ unkown AdnK/ Reuters/ TimesM/ EP/ VK Italy http://www.amnestyusa.org/research/reports/we-cannot-live-here-anymore-refugees-from-syria-in-egypt
3144 2013-09-17 1 Fadwa Taha Ali (50, woman) Shot, when boat carrying 200 refugees was shot at by Egyptian navy Syria AI/ LR Egypt http://www.amnestyusa.org/research/reports/we-cannot-live-here-anymore-refugees-from-syria-in-egypt
3148 2013-09-17 1 Amr Dailool (30, man) Shot, when boat carrying 200 refugees was shot at by Egyptian navy (EGY) Syria AI/ LR Egypt http://elpais.com/elpais/2013/09/17/inenglish/1379424765_984022.html
2983 2013-09-16 12 N.N. Reportedly missing, boat of 42 capsized off Spanish Ceuta, 30 were rescued Sub-Saharan Africa MNS/ EP Spain http://www.france24.com/en/20130811-drowned-migrants-sicily-italy-egyptian/
2962 2013-08-10 6 N.N. Drowned, boat hit sandbank, they believed to have reached shore but water was still deep (I) Egypt AFP/ SP/ France24/ Euronews/ 24News/ MNS/ LR Italy http://www.repubblica.it/solidarieta/immigrazione/2013/08/19/news/chiuso_il_cie_di_crotone_devastato_da_una_rivolta_dopo_la_morte_di_un_immigrato-64989177/?ref=search
3151 2013-08-10 1 Moustapha Anaki (31, man) Died, unknown reason, in detention centre near Crotone (I), after which protest erupted and centre closed Morocco LR Italy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130804/three-migrants-drown-perilous-trek-italy-rubber-dinghy
3152 2013-08-04 3 N.N. (women) Died during voyage in rubber dinghy to Europe, bodies were thrown overboard Africa GlobalPost Italy http://thecaravan.org/node/3899
2968 Aug 2013 1 N.N. (man) Suicide, in refugee centre in Harbke (D) India Karawane Germany http://infomobile.w2eu.net/2013/09/10/chronicle-of-a-state-crime-the-death-of-a-syrian-mother-and-her-two-children-in-samos/
2984 Aug 2013 1 Lamis Abounahi (woman) Died on Samos island after being abandoned by trafficker and neglected by Greek authorities Syria MNS/ Infomob/ Roarmag Greece http://infomobile.w2eu.net/2013/09/10/chronicle-of-a-state-crime-the-death-of-a-syrian-mother-and-her-two-children-in-samos/
2985 Aug 2013 1 Uday Abounahi (4, boy) Died on Samos island after being abandoned by trafficker and neglected by Greek authorities Syria MNS/ Infomob/ Roarmag Greece http://infomobile.w2eu.net/2013/09/10/chronicle-of-a-state-crime-the-death-of-a-syrian-mother-and-her-two-children-in-samos/
2986 Aug 2013 1 Layan Abounahi (9 months, girl) Died on Samos island after being abandoned by trafficker and neglected by Greek authorities Syria MNS/ Infomob/ Roarmag Greece http://www.abc.es/agencias/noticia.asp?noticia=1470784
3154 2013-08-01 1 N.N, Died, in poor health condition, died despite medical care during rescue operation (E) Morocco ABC 0 http://www.todayszaman.com/news-322356-24-illegal-migrants-die-as-boat-sinks-off-canakkale-coast.html
2948 2013-07-31 24 N.N. (adults, children) Drowned, after boat capsized and sank in Aegean sea (TR), 12 others were saved Iran/Pakistan/Syria/Afghanistan TodZam/ VK/ Infomob/ AD/ GreekReporter/ PICUM Turkey https://icantrelaxingreece.wordpress.com/2013/07/28/the-cost-of-indifference/
3155 2013-07-27 1 Mohammad Hassan (man) Died from lung infection that his detention guards ignored for months (GR) Afghanistan Wordpress/ Kuwait Times Greece http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jul/28/migrants-drown-lampedusa-crossing
3015 2013-07-26 31 N.N. Drowned, when boat capsized, on way to Lampdusa (I) from Libya, 22 others saved West Africa GuardianUN/ Reuters/ allAfrica Libya http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/world/2013-07/25/c_132573691.htm