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Migrants ‘suffocate’ in boat off Libya

Posted by Warren Fyfe on August 15, 2015 in Warren Fyfe Site

Hundreds of the migrants were rescued by the Italian navy More than 40 migrants have died in an overcrowded boat in the Mediterranean, the Italian navy has said. Many others were saved as the boat was intercepted off Libya. The navy said the rescue was continuing. The deaths were caused by suffocation as the migrants [...]

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Japan emperor ‘remorseful’ over WW2

Posted by Warren Fyfe on August 15, 2015 in Warren Fyfe Site

Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko paid their respects to the dead in Tokyo Japanese emperor Akihito has for the first time expressed “deep remorse” over Japan’s role in World War Two. He was speaking at a ceremony to mark 70 years since his country surrendered. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the Japanese service personnel who [...]

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Queen leads VJ Day 70th anniversary

Posted by Warren Fyfe on August 15, 2015 in Warren Fyfe Site

The Queen is leading events to mark the 70th anniversary of VJ Day, when Japan surrendered and World War Two ended. She and the Duke of Edinburgh joined the PM and former prisoners of war at a remembrance service at St Martin-in-the-Fields church in London. The Reverend Dr Sam Wells told the congregation people “lost [...]

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