The Latest: Italy summons French ambassador in migrant spat
Published: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 @ 3:26 AM Updated: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 @ 3:25 AM
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An Italian Coast Guard boat approaches the French NGO "SOS Mediterranee" Aquarius ship as migrants are being transferred, in the Mediterranean Sea, Tuesday, June 12, 2018. Italy dispatched two ships Tuesday to help take 629 migrants stuck off its shores on the days-long voyage to Spain in what is forecast to be bad weather, after the new populist government refused them safe port in a dramatic bid to force Europe to share the burden of unrelenting arrivals.