Italian Navy rescues 546 migrants in Strait of Sicily

(AGI) Palermo, Aug 28 - Italian naval ships have rescued 546migrants in the Strait of Sicily under the Mare Nostrum rescueprogramme. The patrol ship Sirio rescued 221 migrants,including 49 women and 73 minors, while the motorship Medeatransferred 325 people, including 70 women and 122 minors tothe corvette Fenice. (AGI) . .

(AGI) Palermo, Aug 28 - Italian naval ships have rescued 546migrants in the Strait of Sicily under the Mare Nostrum rescueprogramme. The patrol ship Sirio rescued 221 migrants,including 49 women and 73 minors, while the motorship Medeatransferred 325 people, including 70 women and 122 minors tothe corvette Fenice. (AGI) . .