Concerned over Italy-Malta migrant pressure, commissioner

Asks other EU states to help

07 May, 18:41

    (ANSAmed) - BRUSSELS, MAY 7 - EU Commissioner Ylva Johansson said Thursday in a EU Parliament hearing that migrants have resumed using small boats to try to reach Italy and Malta.

    She stressed that she was concerned about their safety and the pressure that this is putting once more on Italy and Malta.

    She noted that there was also a resumption of migratory pressure on the Canary Islands.

    The EU commissioner noted that she had asked EU interior ministers to help out with the situation more.(ANSAmed).

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