Close to 1,500 migrants rescued within the Mediterranean

Italian authorities gave the boats, which belonged to a number of totally different help organizations, permission to enter the port metropolis of Taranto in southern Italy.

In latest weeks, 1000’s of migrants have arrived on the Italian islands of Lampedusa and Sicily. Many make the damaging journey in makeshift boats or fishing vessels in poor situation.

So far this 12 months, 38,778 migrants have arrived in Italy by sea, in contrast with 27,771 in the identical interval in 2021 and 12,999 in 2020, in keeping with Italy’s inside ministry.

In 2022, the UN migration company has confirmed 1,234 circumstances of lifeless or lacking migrants who tried to succeed in Europe, of which roughly 800 through the Mediterranean Sea.

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