Italy seeks fresh migrant clampdown as more boats arrive

FILE PHOTO: Migrant disembark from the Sea-Watch 3 rescue ship in Lampedusa, Italy June 29, 2019. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane/File Photo

ROME (Reuters) – Italy’s government plans to throw more resources into its fight against boat migrants, an official said on Tuesday, as the number of new arrivals gathers speed, putting pressure on Interior Minister Matteo Salvini. Some 47 migrants were brought to shore before dawn by an Italian police patrol vessel, while a charity ship […]

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