Rescued migrants sleep after being plucked from a boat off the coast of Italy in summer 2014.
OXFORD, 11 May 2015 (IRIN) - This week promises to be an important one for Europe’s response to the migration crisis in the Mediterranean, where more than 1,800 migrants have lost their lives since the beginning of the year.

Today, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini will ask the UN Security Council to pass a resolution, drafted by Britain and supported by France, Italy and Spain, which would...

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