For this particular moment on the rescue ship Aquarius in October 2017, I was able to just chronicle the rescue. The migrant boats often leave around the same time because they are all waiting for a window of good weather and a calm sea. Aquarius: onboard the migrant rescue ship – photographic diary Read moreWhen we spot a boat in distress, we approach it in two small, rigid-hulled inflatable boats filled with lifejackets. The framing is very tight, which heightens the claustrophobia of being on the migrant boat. But there are more migrant boats coming and it’s urgent that we continue the rescue missions.
Source: Libya Today January 10, 2019 06:00 UTC