Rescue operation 2,900 migrants to Italy


30 June 2015

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2,900 immigrants arrived on Sunday in the ports of southern Italy, trying to cope with the Italian authorities.

What last hours, rescued 21 boats in the sea area off the coast of Libya, bringing in record levels (almost 68,000) was the number of immigrants who arrived in Italy in the first half of the year, according to the International Organization for Migration (IOM) .

In the last companies participated coastguard ships and other Italian ships and ships of the British, the Irish and the Spanish Navy and a ship managed by the humanitarian organization based in Malta MOAS, announced by the Coast Guard.