Conte commits Italy to take 15 migrants stranded off Malta

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Corriere Della Sera reports that Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte declared Italy’s intention to take 15 Migrants on board SeaWatch.

He added that Italy won’t be taking just women and children.

Italy’s deputy prime minister Di Maio and Salvini had expressed different views on the matter, with Salvini being adamant in not allowing any, while Di Maio offering to host 10. Di Maio’s comments were loaded with criticism towards Europe and Malta.

This is a developing story.

Photo: SeaWatch via Twitter

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