Italy sends migrant convoy to Spain, has words with France | Top News


ROME (Reuters) – Italy sent hundreds of migrants towards Spain in a small naval convoy on Tuesday after shutting its own ports to them, sparking a war of words with France that exposed EU tensions over immigration.

Migrants wait to disembark Italian Coast Guard’s vessel “Diciotti” as they arrive at the Catania harbour, Italy, June 13, 2018. REUTERS/Antonio Parrinello

Some 629 migrants, including 11 children and seven pregnant women, have been afloat in the central Mediterranean aboard the Aquarius rescue ship since Sunday, when both Italy and Malta refused to let them dock.

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