February 15, 2012

Italy: Costa Concordia families mourn loved ones one month on - video

The relatives of people still missing one month after the Costa Concordia disaster mourn their loved ones on Monday on a small boat 45 metres from the wreck of the ship, and in a local church. Ship captain Francesco Schettino remains under house arrest accused of manslaughter, causing a shipwreck and abandoning ship prior to evacuation (via guardian.co.uk)

January 31, 2012
Giglio, Italy
The wreck of the cruise liner Costa Concordia lies outside the harbour at dusk (via guardian.co.uk)

Giglio, Italy

The wreck of the cruise liner Costa Concordia lies outside the harbour at dusk (via guardian.co.uk)

January 25, 2012
Venice, Italy
A cruise ship sails in the lagoon near St. Mark’s Square. In the wake of the Costa Concordia disaster, Italian environmentalists and some politicians are demanding that big cruise ships be banned from passing too close to islands or shorelines (via Telegraph)

Venice, Italy

A cruise ship sails in the lagoon near St. Mark’s Square. In the wake of the Costa Concordia disaster, Italian environmentalists and some politicians are demanding that big cruise ships be banned from passing too close to islands or shorelines (via Telegraph)

January 25, 2012
Giglio, Italy
A salvage worker points to a plan of the Costa Concordia as preparations are made for diesel recovery from the stricken cruise ship (via guardian.co.uk)

Giglio, Italy

A salvage worker points to a plan of the Costa Concordia as preparations are made for diesel recovery from the stricken cruise ship (via guardian.co.uk)

January 25, 2012
Giglio, Italy
Chairs are seen on a boat after being recovered from the Costa Concordia cruise ship, that ran aground off the coast of Tuscany (via Reuters.com)

Giglio, Italy

Chairs are seen on a boat after being recovered from the Costa Concordia cruise ship, that ran aground off the coast of Tuscany (via Reuters.com)

January 22, 2012
Italy: Costa Concordia relatives visit Giglio – in pictures
Friends and relatives of missing passengers aboard the cruise ship visit the island as the rescue operation continues (via guardian.co.uk)

Italy: Costa Concordia relatives visit Giglio – in pictures

Friends and relatives of missing passengers aboard the cruise ship visit the island as the rescue operation continues (via guardian.co.uk)

January 21, 2012
Giglio, Italy
Police scuba divers inspect around the Costa Concordia cruise ship which ran aground (via Telegraph)

Giglio, Italy

Police scuba divers inspect around the Costa Concordia cruise ship which ran aground (via Telegraph)

January 21, 2012
Giglio, Italy
The cruise ship Costa Serena sails as its sister ship Costa Concordia cruise ship lays on its side after it ran aground (via Reuters.com)

Giglio, Italy

The cruise ship Costa Serena sails as its sister ship Costa Concordia cruise ship lays on its side after it ran aground (via Reuters.com)

January 20, 2012

Italy: Costa Concordia crew member: ‘we were trying to save people’ - video

Domnica Cermontan, 25, a Moldovan woman working on the cruise ship when it hit rocks on the Italian coast tells how she was on deck with the captain during rescue operations and he was not the first off the ship (via guardian.co.uk)

January 20, 2012
Giglio Porto, Italy
A poster left by relatives of a man who went missing in the cruise ship disaster is seen on the streets. More than 4,000 people were on board when the Costa Concordia hit a rock off the Tuscan coast. The official death toll is now 11, with a further 21 people still missing. (via Telegraph)

Giglio Porto, Italy

A poster left by relatives of a man who went missing in the cruise ship disaster is seen on the streets. More than 4,000 people were on board when the Costa Concordia hit a rock off the Tuscan coast. The official death toll is now 11, with a further 21 people still missing. (via Telegraph)

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