Up to 36,000 asylum seekers from Italy with EU quota

(ANSA) - Brussels, May 22 - As many 36,000 asylum seekers, depending on "changeable" figures, could leave Italy under proposed quotas being developed by the European Commission, a source told ANSA Friday. "Roughly 60%" of asylum seekers now in Italy - ranging from 40,000 to 60,000 people - would be sent elsewhere in Europe under the EC plan, the source said.
   

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