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FG bans travels from China, Italy, US, UK, nine others

FG bans travels from China, Italy, US, UK, nine others

  The Federal Government on Wednesday placed a travel ban on 13 high-risk coronavirus countries. The countries are China, Italy, Iran, South Korea, Spain, Japan,...

NCAA orders airlines to issue health declaration forms to passengers 

FG bans travels from China, Italy, US, UK, nine others

  The Federal Government on Wednesday placed a travel ban on 13 high-risk coronavirus countries. The countries are China, Italy, Iran, South Korea, Spain, Japan,...

Italy allows migrant rescue boat stranded at sea to dock 

Italy allows migrant rescue boat stranded at sea to dock 

  A charity ship carrying hundreds of people rescued in the Mediterranean said on Tuesday it had received permission to dock in Italy as European governments tried...

Italy-bound migrants rescued in the Mediterranean

Italy-bound migrants rescued in the Mediterranean

  No fewer than 500 migrants were rescued in the Mediterranean by two boats run by aid agencies, the groups said Monday, adding that the rescued migrants were...

Interior Minister, Matteo Salvini

Migrants boat crisis: Italy’s Salvini asks to be put on trial

  The leader of Italy’s right-wing League party, Matteo Salvini, has defiantly asked to be put on trial over his handling of migrants at sea last year when he was...

Bodies of seven migrants on capsized boat found off Italy

Bodies of seven migrants on capsized boat found off Italy

  Rescue authorities found the bodies of seven migrants, including five women, after their boat capsized off the Italian island of Lampedusa, coastguard officials...

Grimaldi ship catches fire off Italy

Grimaldi ship catches fire off Italy

  A roll-on/roll-off (RoRo) ferry operated by Italian Grimaldi Group caught fire off the coast of Livorno on Thursday. At the time of the incident, the 20,198 GT...

Commission probes Italy’s ports tax exemptions

Commission probes Italy’s ports tax exemptions

  The European Commission announced it has opened an in-depth investigation into tax exemptions granted under Italian law to ports amid concerns of competition...

Italy moves to block African migrants

Italy moves to block African migrants

  Italy has renewed a controversial agreement signed in 2017 with the Libyan coastguard to block illegal migrants trying to leave from the North African country’s...

Italy allows migrant rescue ship to berth 

Italy allows migrant rescue ship to berth 

  Italy’s new government allowed a French charity ship to bring ashore 82 migrants on Saturday in an apparent reversal of the uncompromising, closed-door policy...

Crewmember dies after falling overboard in Italy

Crewmember dies after falling overboard in Italy

  A crewmember of the Royal Caribbean Cruises-operated ship Vision of the Seas died after falling overboard at the Port of Livorno, Italy. According to local media...

83 migrants disembark in Italy

83 migrants disembark in Italy

  Eighty-three migrants rescued while making the dangerous sea crossing from Africa to Europe disembarked early Wednesday from the Open Arms charity rescue vessel...