Italy to take some migrants after EU countries offer to help

Migrants, intercepted aboard two dinghies off the coast in the Strait of Gibraltar, wait on a rescue boat to disembark after arriving at the port of Tarifa, southern Spain July 15, 2018. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

MILAN/BERLIN (Reuters) – Italy will allow some migrants to disembark in Sicily from two ships which picked up 450 asylum seekers from an overcrowded boat, Italy’s Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said on Sunday on TV channel RaiNews24. The minister’s comments came after Germany, France and Malta pledged to host in total 150 migrants from the […]

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