Migrant camp cleared at Ventimiglia

No border protestor camp also targeted in dawn operation

(ANSA) - Genoa, September 30 - Police cleared a migrant camp in a pine wood at the city of Ventimiglia on the French border in a dawn operation on Wednesday. They also dismantled a camp put up by no border protestors. The camps with be knocked down with bulldozers, ANSA sources said. Ventimiglia hit international headline in June when refugees camped out on coastal rocks there after being refused entry into France. After the camps were cleared on Wednesday, Ventimiglia Bishop Monsignor Antonio Suetta went to the seaside rocks to talk to around 70 refugees and protestors.