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Eritrean Survivors of Lampedusa Disaster Released

“Lampedusa sea disaster survivors released after UN condemns ‘dentention’” by Lizzy Davis for the Guardian: Eritrean asylum seekers who survived disaster at sea only to be held in a reception centre on Lampedusa for more than 100 days have finally … Continue reading

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Italy Rescues More than 400 MIgrants

“Italy rescues more than 400 migrants in 24 hours,” by Steve Scherer for Reuters: The Italian navy rescued more than 400 migrants from two boats south of Sicily on Saturday and Sunday as the immigration crisis that killed hundreds in … Continue reading

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Italian Judges Orders Renovation Work on Bari Migration Center

“Judges orders renovation work on Bari migration center,” from ANSAmed: Judge Francesco Caso ordered the interior ministry and the local prefecture to carry out necessary work on the Bari migration secondary detention center (CIE) within a maximum of 90 days. … Continue reading

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Greece’s EU Presidency Aims for Burden Sharing

“EU presidency aims for immigration burden sharing,” from ANSAmed: The Greek six-month EU rotating presidency will work to draw up a clause for immigration burden sharing and to get past the lingering resistance to the idea of many countries, said … Continue reading

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Squalid Conditions of Detention Centres in Malta

“Asylum seekers face squalid conditions in Malta,” from CNN (reposted by THV 11): Malta is a cluster of islands in the Mediterranean. The country has become the doorstep of the European Union. Every year thousands of migrants make this treacherous … Continue reading

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