Italy's interior minister Matteo Salvini said on a visit to Libya he proposed setting up migrant reception centers at Libya's southern borders to help stem the flow of migrants across the Mediterranean Sea

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16 July 2018
Italy's interior minister Matteo Salvini said on a visit to Libya he proposed setting up migrant reception centers at Libya's southern borders to help stem the flow of migrants across the Mediterranean Sea
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Italy's Salvini suggests migrant centers on Libya's southern borders
Spectacular waterspout off Rimini beach, north-central Italy this morning, June 25. Report: Bisoni Silvio / @Geometeo1
Russia's state TV keeps reiterating that the EU is dying, proudly shows off photos of Matteo Salvini - Italy's new interior minister - wearing Putin T-shirt near the Kremlin.  Female host says: They say, that's our appointee.2 week ago
Russia's state TV keeps reiterating that the EU is dying, proudly shows off photos of Matteo Salvini - Italy's new interior minister - wearing Putin T-shirt near the Kremlin. Female host says: "They say, that's our appointee."
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Ten far-right suspects arrested across France were allegedly planning to attack religious leaders, Muslim prison inmates and veiled women chosen at random
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Matteo Salvini's anti-migrant League surges in Italy's local elections, confirming a steady pickup in support
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Italy's League advances in local polls amid immigration crackdown
Italy interior ministry with Lybian Abdulsalam Ashour in Tripoli.
France won't take any lessons from Rome on immigration, says minister
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Italy's interior minister says to visit Libya Monday amid migrant crisis
Italy's Conte 'decidedly satisfied' with Brussels migrant meeting
"It's obvious the situation is extremely precarious," says Maltese PM Joseph Muscat, who's been blasted by Italy for refusing to let ships land. "I don't think building a wall even on the high seas is a solution," he says, adding that Malta will be presenting ideas
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Italy says 'arrogant' France could become main enemy on migration
France's Macron backs financial sanctions on EU states that refuse migrants
Vatican tribunal convicts ex-diplomat of possession, distribution of child porn, sentences him to 5 years
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Italy asks Malta to take in, seize migrant rescue ship
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Italy euro exit would solve problems, but not government's plan: League lawmaker
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Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini says that the recue ship Lifeline is in Maltese waters and the Malta government should open up their ports. "Clear that the that ship must be seized and its crew stopped."
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Italy and Germany clash as migration cuts to the core of EU unity
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Italy PM says EU draft text on immigration will be withdrawn
Italy's 2y risk spread jumps to 143bps as Euroskeptic, German critic Economics Professor and League Senator Alberto Bagnai named Italy Senate Finance Committee Head.3 week ago
Italy's 2y risk spread jumps to 143bps as Euroskeptic, German critic Economics Professor and League Senator Alberto Bagnai named Italy Senate Finance Committee Head.
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Interior Minister Matteo Salvini may set up controls on Italy's land borders if EU partners don't back requests for measures to contain migration
Tusk: Happy to meet PM @GiuseppeConteIT in Rome after G7 Charlevoix. Good discussion ahead of EUCO next week on the need to stem illegal migration3 week ago
Tusk: Happy to meet PM @GiuseppeConteIT in Rome after G7 Charlevoix. Good discussion ahead of EUCO next week on the need to stem illegal migration
Italian coastguard ship carrying 522 migrants docks in Sicily, days after the new far-right interior minister banned NGO rescue ships from docking in Italy3 week ago
Italian coastguard ship carrying 522 migrants docks in Sicily, days after the new far-right interior minister banned NGO rescue ships from docking in Italy
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Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini defends plans to conduct a census of the Roma community and deport those without legal status, despite outrage at home and abroad
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Italy's Interior Minister Matteo Salvini says his ministry was looking at "the Roma question" and wanted to see "who, and how many" there were
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Italy to compile 'register' of Roma people: Matteo Salvini
Boat caught in Europe's migration spat brings hundreds to Spain
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Italy minister blasts NGO for calling him fascist, bans ships
Conte: If new refugee boat scenario emerges, Italy will seek integrated approach Macron: France will respect int'l humanitarian law. If a boat arrives in French waters, it will take charge of itbut also need to work with third countries from where boats depart
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