Immigration: Christmas boat people, police ID smugglers

Three Tunisians allegedly steered boatload of illegals to Sicily

28 December, 11:54

(ANSAmed) - AGRIGENTO, DECEMBER 28 - The Italian Finance Police on Friday arrested three Tunisian nationals for allegedly smuggling a boatload of migrants that landed on Christmas night at Marina di Palma di Montichiaro, near the coastal Sicilian city of Agrigento.

After the landing, five migrants told police they had made the voyage along with another 30 people. The three alleged people smugglers were among those five, according to police sources.(ANSAmed).

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