Coast Guard repatriates over 200 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates over 200 Cuban migrants
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); MIAMI — The Coast Guard has repatriated 216 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, within the past week. These repatriations are a result of 18 separate migrant interdictions at sea in the south Florida Straits. In each instance, the Coast Guard helped secure the U.S. border and prevented these...

Coast Guard rescues 12 Cuban migrants after vessel sinks in the Caribbean

Coast Guard rescues 12 Cuban migrants after vessel sinks in the Caribbean
MIAMI — An aircrew with Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, Fla., rescued 12 Cuban migrants after their vessel sank in the Caribbean Sea Thursday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Seventh District command center received a report at approximately 10 a.m. of migrants suffering from dehydration and were...

Coast Guard interdicts, repatriates 25 Cuban migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Nantucket repatriated 25 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Sunday. While on a routine patrol, A C-130 fixed-wing aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, Fla. located a rustic vessel with migrants aboard south of Key West, Fla., Wednesday. The cutter Nantucket arrived on scene and safely embarked the 25 Cuban migrants. Once aboard a...

Coast Guard repatriates 10 Cuban migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Knight Island repatriated 10 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Thursday. While on patrol, a Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144A Ocean Sentry aircrew located a rustic vessel with 10 Cuban migrants south of Key West, Fla. The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Kodiak Island arrived on scene and embarked the migrants without incident. Once aboard...

Coast Guard repatriates 6 Cuban migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Pea Island repatriated six Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Tuesday. The six adult male migrants were interdicted at sea Friday. Personnel from Coast Guard Sector Key West, Fla., received notification from crewmembers aboard the motor vessel Mediterranean Highway Friday that they were on scene with a homemade catamaran in the Florida Straits. The...