According to an aid organization on the ship Aquarius would be the Italian coast guard first, the migrants from the ship.
The aid organization SOS Mediterranee, which is one of the two organisations, which work on the lifeboat Aquarius work, tell us via Twitter to know that Italian ships coming with supplies. Then will the migrants on board, be transferred to Italian boats and will the Aquarius sail on to Valencia.
The Italian minister of the Interior has decided that the ports of their country closed for Aquarius. That ship has 629 migrants on board, travelling on the sea are picked up.
Malta had said that the ship is not welcome.
Yesterday said Spain that the Aquarius to the port of Valencia. However, this is still three days sail of the place where the reddingsschip now is a few tens of miles of the coasts of Italy and Malta. The reddingsschip was almost by his food and drankvoorraden back and found passing to Valencia is not a good option. (hco)