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Coronavirus Sicily, the latest news and the bulletin with the cases of today 23 February. LIVE

Of the 102 migrants who landed yesterday in Augusta from Aita Mari, 21 tested positive for Covid at the end of health checks. (ALL UPDATES – MAPS AND GRAPHICS OF CONTAGIONS)

7:24 – Migrants, 21 positives among the 102 landed in Augusta

Of the 102 migrants who landed yesterday in Augusta from Aita Mari, 21 tested positive for Covid at the end of health checks. The 102 had been rescued in the Strait of Sicily, where their boat was in danger of sinking. As established by the health protocols, after the swabs the migrants were transferred to the Rapsody quarantine ship which is moored in Augusta. Sixteen unaccompanied minors, taken to the reception center in Pozzallo (Ragusa). A migrant was hospitalized for burns. Two pregnant women did not need hospitalization.