Shipwreck: Renzi to EU, targeted operation against smugglers

Premier, 'must get at the root of the Libyan problem'

20 April, 09:59

    (ANSAmed) - ROME, APRIL 20 - Italian Premier Matteo Renzi on Monday said ''a joint operation against smugglers is possible in Europe but it must be targeted'', in an interview with Rtl radio in the wake of a shipwreck believed to have killed hundreds.

    Renzi suggested ''targeted operations against smugglers, people who need to be brought to justice. Italy arrested 976, how is it possible we are the only ones doing that?''.

    ''We ask Europe to confront the issue of Libya in a more serious way than in the past'', Renzi told Rtl. ''We need to solve the problem of Libya from its root cause''.(ANSAmed).

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