Tag: Italy

Updated: Open Arms ship to be seized by Agrigento prosecutor, migrants...

An Italian prosecutor ordered on Tuesday the seizure of the Open Arms migrant ship and the evacuation of the migrants on board, ending a...

Photos: Italy’s PM resigns; accuses Salvini of endangering the economy and...

Italy's prime minister announced his resignation on Tuesday as he made a blistering attack on his own interior minister, Matteo Salvini, accusing him of...

Photos: Update: Spain says no deal with Italy on migrants, offers...

The Spanish government denied on Monday it had agreed with Italy to disembark the 107 migrants stranded in the Mediterranean at a Spanish port...

Watch: Charity boat rejects Spain’s offer to stranded migrants

A Spanish charity operating a migrant rescue ship stranded off the coast of Italy has rejected an offer from Spain to dock in Algeciras,...

Italian court lifts Salvini ban on Open Arms rescue vessel

A ban on the humanitarian rescue NGO Open Arms, entering Italian territorial waters has been lifted by the Administrative court of Lazio.The Lazio court...

Photos: Italian toll-road execs told to leave disaster ceremony

Top executives of Italy's biggest motorway operator made an early exit from a ceremony held on Wednesday to remember victims of a deadly bridge...

Italian PM Conte to address Senate on Aug 20 over govt...

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte will address the Senate on Aug. 20 over the political crisis sweeping the government after his coalition partner the...

Member States have made no formal request to resolve migrants’ plight...

Malta and other European Member States have not made any formal requests to the European Commission to coordinate efforts to resolve the plight of...

Italy’s Salvini says government is finished, wants elections

The leader of Italy's ruling League party, Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini, said on Thursday the governing coalition had broken down and the only...

Malta joins pledge to increase efforts in finding missing migrants

Representatives of Cyprus, Greece, Italy and Malta met at the Headquarters of the International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP) in the Hague on Thursday....