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Italy’s coastguards demand NGOs to contact Libyan coastguards for distress calls

  • 24 June 2018 - 13:57
Italy’s coastguards demand NGOs to contact Libyan coastguards for distress calls

As Italy's new populist government cracked down on foreign NGO boats operating in the Mediterranean Saturday the Italian coastguard has followed suit telling boats in Libyan waters to "turn to" Libya when in distress. According to the Italian media the national coastguard sent a message to...