Italy prevents 35 migrants from getting off rescue ship in port

Italy prevents 35 migrants from getting off rescue ship in port

CATANIA, Sicily (AP) — Italian authorities prevented 35 migrants they deemed not vulnerable from getting off a humanitarian rescue ship in Sicily on Sunday as Italy’s new far-right government takes a hard line against charitable maritime rescue vessels operating in Italian waters. Humanitarian groups and two Italian lawmakers who traveled to Sicily have protested the …

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