According to the Minister, a United Europe is under threat because of differences on the refugee issue. The politician added that Italy no longer able to accept any one person. "On the contrary, we would like to send somewhere more", — quotes the edition of his words.
The Minister promised to present at the meeting of the European Commission road map for the solution of migration problems. In particular, we are talking about the strengthening of the European Agency for border control (Frontex), the promotion of agreements with North African countries, which would help "to reduce migratory pressure", the establishment of a system for the reception of migrants and to expedite deportation of illegal immigrants to their countries of origin.
June 11, Salvini, known for his tough anti-migrant rhetoric, to forbid the entrance of the ship with the African refugees in the port of Sicily. The ship Aquarius, belonging to the charity SOS Méditerranée, there were 629 asylum seekers, among them 120 minors. In the end, Spain was opened to refugees in the port of Valencia.