The Aquarius, a rescue ship in the Mediterranean carrying 629 people, is now on its way to Spain, after being refused docking in Italy and Malta.
- Simone Gigliotti
- The Conversation
Sadly, there have been many historical examples of boats laden with refugees, that were refused docking.
In the aftermath of World War II, the historian Eugene Kulischer wrote: “The refugee is the first peaceful immigrant”.
Yet since then…