Italy PM says five nations have offered help to end migrant boat stand-off

The migrant search and rescue ship Sea-Watch 3, operated by German NGO Sea-Watch, is seen off the coast of Siracusa, Italy, January 27, 2019. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

NICOSIA (Reuters) – Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Tuesday five countries had come forward with offers to help end the stand-off over a rescue boat moored off Sicily with 47 migrants on board. The Sea Watch 3, run by a German humanitarian group, rescued the migrants from a rubber boat off the Libyan […]

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