They rescued 50 migrants, honorary citizenship of Palermo to saccensi
The mayor of Palermo, Leoluca Orlando, conferred honorary citizenship on the crew and owner of the Accursio Giarratano di Sciacca fishing vessel.
Last July, after rescuing 50 immigrants, the fishing vessel waited for 24 hours for the arrival of an Italian coastguard ship.
This afternoon, yet another recognition has arrived. The honorary citizenship of the Municipality of Palermo has also been assigned to the crews of the Ionian Sea, Sea Watch. All boats engaged in saving lives in the Mediterranean.
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