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
Conte on Aquarius: Italy has offered logistical support and we had clear understanding with President Macron. Macron adds that exchanges have been friendly and they are looking together for common EU solution
Conte: Italy has a proposal of centres in third countries to process asylum applications before people come to Europe. Macron: we should reinforce cooperation with third countries and have migration agency missions abroad
Conte: Concept of country of first arrival should be reconsidered, Europe needs to reinforce common external borders, and we must show solidarity towards each other
: On migration, it's time to turn the page we must change strategy and develop European approach Italy is preparing it own proposal to change Dublin and will present it during Austrian presidency
Macron says he hopes France and Italy will work together to propose European solutions (especially with partners like Spain, Germany, etc.) to respond to migration and Eurozone challenges
French President @EmmanuelMacron speaking after meeting Italian PM @GiuseppeConteIT: There is no national answer to migration issues, the right solution is European
: "The new prime minister of Italy is great It seems that strong on immigration wins now. @TheDemocrats, by the way, are very weak on immigration."
Germany's Bavarian party (CSU) wants to form an anti-migrant alliance with Austria and Italy.
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Germany should ally itself with Austria and Italy on migration and security policies, Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said
DeirEzzor: Italian military forces have arrived to eastern countryside and joined French and American forces
Italy's minister of economy Giovanni Tria cancels scheduled meeting with his French counterpart over migrant row
Italy said its decision to shut its ports to migrants aboard charity ship Aquarius was firm. "We won't change (our position) on ships belonging to NGOs," said Interior Minister @matteosalvinimi. "Ships belonging to foreign organizations can't dictate Italy's migration policy."
Italy minister says without France apology Conte-Macron meet will be canceled
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US Military ship still holding 41 survivors/12 corpses rescued from migrant shipwreck, awaiting assurance that NGO @seawatchitaly will be allowed a close safe port if they take them on or if they will also be denied entry from Malta and Italy.
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First transfer of people from Aquarius to Italian coast guard vessel. 90 people were taken just now. More than 400 left to be transferred - according to initial plan.
Macron blasts Italy's 'irresponsibility' over migrant ship: spokesman
Migrants on Aquarius to be transferred to Italian ships and taken to Spain: NGO
French island of Corsica offers to take stranded migrant ship: official
The Government offers the Port of Valencia to welcome the 629 refugees adrift in the Mediterranean