Spike in refugee arrivals to Italy's Lampedusa influences voters

by News Update

A recent increase in the number of asylum seekers reaching the island of Lampedusa is being politicised ahead of Italy’s snap elections in September.
Prime Minister Mario Draghi resigned earlier this month when his coalition government fell apart.
Al Jazeera’s @Natasha Ghoneim reports from Lampedusa, Italy.

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YouYou July 30, 2022 - 6:37 PM

Bring peace in Africa under one african union. Like the way China is peaceful. And arrest any illegal crossing into Europe….

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THIS is Progress July 30, 2022 - 6:58 PM

Europe is for Europeans. You others need to understand this and if you choose not to then you'll be awakening a beast that you do not want to reappear.

Don Babilio July 30, 2022 - 7:10 PM

How many migrant can Italy accept?

Surya Naray July 30, 2022 - 7:30 PM

Honble UPA Chairperson Smt Soniagandhi madum please fight for to implement Ballot Paper voting system in next MP elections in 2024and to save democracy in india and public opinion in favour of Ballot Paper voting system and right to vote is fundamental right.public opinion is foundation of democracy

Surya Naray July 30, 2022 - 7:30 PM

In india day by day fear of gujarat type communal clashes democracy in danger peoples are feared UNO intervention is necessary please protect the secularism in india and FBI investigation is necessary please protect the peoples in india

Jose Panicucci July 30, 2022 - 8:03 PM

African migrants in Italy demand equal rights social justice & fair treatment but they're racist in their own African countries of origin & murderers of white settlers there

Tivani Vunene July 30, 2022 - 9:12 PM


Time Waster July 30, 2022 - 9:51 PM

Send them back

Harry Kings July 30, 2022 - 10:47 PM

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Dustin Tacohands July 30, 2022 - 11:06 PM

Lol yes none of us know what itโ€™s like to suffer for something?!?! What a ignorant comment dude Iโ€™ve bled and been crippled by trying to survive I donโ€™t owe random dudes that canโ€™t follow rules anything.