The Italian coastal town of Ventimiglia near the French border is Europe’s new immigration emergency, according to Italian Interior Minister Angelino Alfano. He said on August 8 that he will not let it “be our Calais” after recent tension over the build-up of migrants and refugees there.
“The future of Europe is being played out on the Ventimiglia border, including at the Italian-French border post,” Alfano said in an interview with La Repubblica newspaper. “And we are managing [the border] w...
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