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105 migrants rescued south of Lampedusa

Two people traffickers arrested

04 March, 11:55
105 migrants rescued south of Lampedusa (ANSA) - Lampedusa, March 4 - The Italian navy on Tuesday rescued 105 African migrants south of Lampedusa.

Two people traffickers steering the dinghy from Libya to the island south of Sicily were arrested.

Migrant crossings to Lampedusa, which is closer to Libya than to Sicily, are set to rise as better weather sets in.

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