Italy deserves support with migration crisis
Published 20/04/2015 | 02:30
Why did it take a tragedy of the magnitude of 700 migrants drowning in the Mediterranean for the rest of Europe to wake up to the trafficking problem?
The Italian authorities are dealing with the trafficking of migrants on a daily basis.
Italy's Marina Militare, Guardia Costiera and passing commercial shipping have been continually rescuing desperate migrants, who have been abandoned in treacherous waters off the coast of Italy by criminal traffickers taking advantage of the political and economic instability of north Africa.