A Spanish ngo has Saturday 59 boat people rescued in the Mediterranean Sea, who had left from Libya. The ship of the ngo is now sailing to Barcelona.
The Spanish ngo Proactiva Open Arms reported via Twitter that the ship, with 59 migrants aboard, heading towards ‘a safe haven’. In the course of the evening, they stated that they permission has been given to lay in Barcelona, where she Wednesday, hopes to arrive.
“Despite the obstacles, we will continue to save the lives of invisible people. Their stories about what they have experienced in Libya are terrible, ” says the ngo.
The Italian Interior minister, Matteo Salvini, of the radical right-wing Lega, had been warned that there was no way he could that it could dock at an Italian port.