186 migrants landed in Lampedusa in a few hours

Editorial Staff 05 September 2021 11:14

2.30 pm. Another 30 migrants, self-styled Egyptians, Sudanese and from the Ivory Coast, arrived in Lampedusa. The small boat on which they were traveling was intercepted, in the waters in front of the island, by the patrol boats of the Capitaneria and the Fiamme Gialle. It is the second landing that is recorded in a few hours. 10 am After just 24 hours of respite due to rough seas, 156 migrants disembarked in Lampedusa. In the group, also a woman and 13 minors. All, after the first health checks carried out directly on the Favarolo pier, were taken to the hotspot in the Imbriacola district where 379 guests were present. By tomorrow morning, according to the provisions of the Prefecture in agreement with the Interior Ministry, 100 migrants will be transferred and will leave the first reception facility. (Updated at 3pm)

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