In June, we witnessed the landing of over 2000 migrants at the port of Augusta.
I've been in Augusta since Tuesday. I've witnessed the landing of 712 people.
Closing Italian ports to NGO rescue ships will be another obstacle to the safety of thousands of people.
Migrant Response, Italy: N. and H. both came ashore with their families, but on their boats there were around 100 Egyptian children who came alone.
He came ashore with over 200 other migrants and refugees, but for him landing in Europe was especially momentous: it was his birthday.
In the last two days, over 1,500 people have come ashore in Pozzallo and Augusta, Sicily.
"I couldn’t let my sons be made into child soldiers, I couldn’t let my daughters have no future. It’s the dream of their future that led me. And we are alive."
"Health is a right for everyone".
"The worst part was in Libya. They made us work and then stole everything we’d earned."