Italy wants EU sea missions to take rescued migrants elsewhere

FILE PHOTO: Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini gestures during a news conference with Libyan Deputy Prime Minister Ahmed Maiteeg in Rome, Italy July 5, 2018. REUTERS/Tony Gentile/File Photo

ROME (Reuters) – Italy will seek commitments from European Union partners to have migrants rescued at sea by ships from anti-trafficking and border control missions taken to other countries, its interior minister said on Sunday. The request will be made on Thursday at a meeting of European interior ministers in the Austrian city of Innsbruck, […]

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