(AGI) Lampedusa - Maxi night landings on Lampedusa. Some 842 migrants arrived in two boats. The first carried 187 passengers, among whom there were 19 women and one child. The second vessel transported 655 non-UE migrants, including 82 women and 21 children. All of them are sub-Saharan natives who crossed from LibyaIMMIGRANTS: 842 LAND ON LAMPEDUSA Agenzia Giornalistica Italia 08:42 07 May 2011
Note â€? 85% of the arrivals were men, meaning in reality this is an economic migration and not a population fleeing.
â€? "All of them are sub-Saharan natives who crossed from Libya."AKA Blacks.
Apparently another boat wandered into Tunisian waters, where it was apprehended. The Tunisians seem to have reverted to the pre-uprising policing role previously also performed by Libya.