Italy Declares Immigration Emergency

Discussion in 'Immigration/Illegal Immigration' started by Tank, Feb 13, 2011.

  1. Tank
    Online

    Tank Gold Member

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2009
    Messages:
    15,819
    Thanks Received:
    2,059
    Trophy Points:
    280
    Ratings:
    +6,895
    ROME — Italy's government called a humanitarian emergency on Saturday after thousands of asylum-seekers sailed across the Meditarranean from Tunisia, overwhelming authorities on a remote island.

    "The cabinet today ... has proclaimed a state of humanitarian emergency following the influx of the large number of citizens from North Africa," the government said in a statement.

    AFP: Italy declares immigration emergency
     
  2. Mad Scientist
    Offline

    Mad Scientist Feels Good! Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2008
    Messages:
    24,196
    Thanks Received:
    5,261
    Trophy Points:
    270
    Ratings:
    +8,149
    "North Africans" = Muslims. That's probably why the emergency was declared. Good move, now send em back!
     

Share This Page