France clears the “jungle” of Calais , and Italy welcomes a new wave of immigrants .
“We are following very closely the situation in Libya” . The alarm does not come from the Interior Minister Angelino Alfano , but by outgoing Foreign Minister, Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo, who during a two-day visit to Cairo has returned to stress the risks of invasion of immigrants. ” the loss of land of the Islamic State (Isis) in Syria and Iraq could result in a shift of jihadists in Libya – says Margallo – with the loss of land in Libya, the jihadist threat is approaching our coasts and the shores of Europe “ . On the other hand the numbers of the last days are nothing short of alarming.
The relief efforts of the past few days will bring in one day today in four landings in the ports of the island. The merchant Tanker Okyroe lead to Augusta 758 people; Siem Pilot ship, with 1,117 migrants and 17 corpses arrived in Palermo ; Dignity The ship, with 552 people and a corpse will arrive in Trapani ; Werra the ship will arrive with 857 migrants in Messina; the Beckett ship with 650 migrants reach Pozzallo , and the ship courses with 358 migrants is directed instead towards Crotone . A Taranto is expected instead Aquarius ship with 520 people on board. Ship Gregoretti Coast Guard instead arrived yesterday in Naples with 463 other people.
Still on the high seas is Dattilo ship with 434 migrants on board and Iuventa ship with 278 people, while the ship Rio Segura brings “just” 117 men. The traffic never stops by sea.