Category: Italy


An Italian prosecutor gave the first official confirmation Wednesday that people working for non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are being investigated for contributing to illegal migration. NGOs have for weeks faced accusations in Italy of working in cahoots with migrant smugglers in […]


Egypt’s general prosecutor, Nabil Sadek, has ordered investigations to be opened over the death of Egyptian citizen Hany El-Sayed in an Italian prison. He also ordered the prosecution’s international cooperation office to urge Italian authorities to review the results of […]


EU leaders agreed on a plan to stem the flow of migrants via the Mediterranean at a summit in Malta Friday, yet their remarks inevitably circled back to the elephant in the room – US President Donald Trump. © 2016 […]


Italy’s coastal service said 285 of the refugees were rescued on Saturday, 791 on Sunday and 231 on Monday, making up 1,307 the total number of refugees saved from the sea. Reports said all the refugees were packed on board […]