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Old 28.03.2019, 12:16
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An interesting turn of events in the Med

Just a day after the announcement that the EU was pulling it´s rescue ships out of the Med, some "refugees" de-facto pirated a ship and have demanded to be taken to Europe.


https://www.dw.com/en/eu-to-suspend-...ion/a-48071670


The ship was recaptured by the Maltese AFM and the "refugees" taken to Malta.


https://www.timesofmalta.com/article...o-malta.705780


It may have been conisidence but the timing is very close. This may well be the future of people smuggling.
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