NGO rescue ships dismayed by EU's failure to agree to migrant disembarkation plans

THE civil refugee rescue fleet has expressed dismay over the EU’s failure yesterday to agree to a temporary scheme to distribute refugees saved from a watery grave in the Mediterranean.

The emergency mechanism put to the meeting of EU interior ministers in Luxembourg yesterday was drafted by France, Germany, Italy and Malta last month after a summer in which several migrant rescue ships were refused a port to disembark the people they had saved at sea. 

The so-called Malta...
source: Morning Star Online

2019-10-09 19:32
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