Humanitarian ship Aquarius rescues 629 refugees off Libyan coast as Italy shuts ports

Mandatory Credit: Medicos Sin Fronteras

Humanitarian ship Aquarius rescued 629 people in 2 different operations, with the coordination of the Italian coastguard. They were to set dock in Sicily, but Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini responded by closing Italian ports and saying that Malta should take the boat. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/97bz

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