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Italy’s populist government won’t permit boats carrying migrants to dock, despite EU pressure

The interior minister announced Saturday that Italy will continue to block rescue boats carrying migrants looking to dock in its ports. The position escalates the new populist government’s fight with other European countries on migration and asylum, thorny issues that have spurred intense debate in the U.S. as well. Continue reading →
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