Closing Italian ports to NGO rescue ships will be another obstacle to the safety of thousands of people.
"In front of me, in the middle of the sea between Italy and Libya, were hundreds of youngsters. We rescued them one by one."
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.
"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".
Before you speak about migrants or refugees, think about this.
"The worst part was in Libya. They made us work and then stole everything we’d earned."