ABOUT 300 Africans including women and children, part of a new surge of illegal migration to Europe, are feared to have drowned after their boats capsized off Libya. LINK
Barack Obama, Link
President Obama is expected to travel early April to Istanbul, where he will attend a meeting of a United Nations "Alliance of Civilizations.", does he embark to a boat tour?
AOC ISTANBUL MEETING PROGRAMM Tuesday, 7 April
13:00-13:30 Closing remarks and announcements:
H.E. Mr. Ali Babacan, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey
H.E. Mr. Miguel Angel Moratinos, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Spain
H.E. Mr. Jorge Sampaio, High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations, former President of Portugal
13:30-14:30 Press Conference
14:00-15:30 Luncheon for participants attending the Forum
15:30-17:00 Boat tour
"The Middle East is littered with the rubble of missed opportunities. The tide of exasperation and exhaustion is at its highest. Therefore, like navigators do, it is time to sail against the tide and turn this endless and unacceptable intractable conflict into a politically negotiable dispute.
from: AOC Boss Sampaio, more on the Nautic Navigator here: LINK
AOC CO-founder Erdogan and the Mermaid boats:
and don't forget: exactly one year before the AOC meeting Istanbul:
BEAST AHOY: "Travel with soul - A spiritual cruise in the Mediterranean":