Migrant vessel docks in Sicily amid international row

Migrant vessel docks in Sicily amid international row
 

A vessel carrying more than 900 migrants has docked on the Italian island of Sicily.
The Italian coastguard vessel, the Diciotti, had picked up the migrants off the coast of Libya.
Italy on Sunday had refused to allow the Franco-German ship Aquarius, packed with migrants, to dock, sparking an international row.
The Diciotti was allowed to land as it is an Italian vessel carrying out a government mission.
It sailed into Catania on Wednesday morning, carrying 937 migrants and the bodies of two people who had died making the voyage.
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13 June 2018 in World News, Views: 44
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