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Italian government orders transfer of migrants out of Riace

Monday, October 15, 2018

Italy’s interior ministry has ordered migrants in the village of Riace, depicted as a model for integration, to be transferred to reception centres. It follows the arrest on October 1 of the town mayor, Domenico Lucano, accused of organising “marriages of convenience” for migrants who have been denied refugee status or visas and of byspassing a public tender process to award a rubblish management contract to co-operatives with ties to…