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Italy wasting millions to rescue migrants, says Matteo Salvini

Money being spent on the migrant search-and-rescue operation - Mare Nostrum – is being wasted, Matteo Salvini, head of the anti-immigration Northern League party has said.

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IOM renews call for action to prevent migrant deaths in Mediterranean

At least 1,800 migrants may have died in the Mediterranean this year while trying to reach Italy from North Africa, IOM has said.

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EU thanks Italy for “huge efforts” to save boat migrants

Italy continues to pressure the European Union (EU) to take over the migrant search-and-rescue operation - Mare Nostrum - as more immigrants die while trying to cross the Mediterranean.

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Frontex can’t take over Mare Nostrum - migrant rescue operation, Italy told

The European border agency Frontex has rejected Italy’s call for it to take over the Mare Nostrum, an operation to rescue boat migrants in the Mediterranean.

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Alfano: EU must take over migrant rescue programme

Italy’s Interior Minister Angelino Alfano has asked the European Union (EU) to take over the Mare Nostrum, an operation to rescue boat migrants in the Mediterranean.

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