Italy refuses safe harbor to migrant ship, Spain also reluctant

Migrants are seen resting on board the MV Aquarius rescue ship run by SOS Mediterranee organisation and Doctors Without Borders during a search and rescue (SAR) operation in the Mediterranean Sea, off the Libyan Coast, August 12, 2018. Picture taken August 12, 2018. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

ON BOARD THE AQUARIUS (Reuters) – Italy on Monday denied safe harbor to 141 people rescued by a humanitarian ship off the coast of Libya last week, setting up another standoff with European Union allies over taking in migrants who try to cross the Mediterranean.. The Aquarius, run by Franco-German charity SOS Mediterranee and Doctors […]

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