10 April 2020

Malta takes in rescued migrants despite coronavirus ban


VALLETTA (Reuters) - - A group of North African migrants rescued from a sinking boat came ashore in Malta early on Friday, hours after the government had said no further groups would be allowed in after it closed its ports due to the coronavirus emergency. Rescued migrants look on from inside a police bus after disembarking a military vessel which arrived in Senglea in Valletta's Grand Harbour, after an outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Malta April 10, 2020. REUTERS/Darrin [...]