Italian Interior Minister, Roberto Maroni
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Tunisia influx problem 'serious' for Europe says Italy

A boat has been intercepted off the Italian island of Sicily carrying migrants believed to be from Egypt.

The Italian authorities are already dealing with thousands of immigrants from Tunisia.

The Italian Interior Minister, Roberto Maroni, has warned that a continuing influx of immigrants from Tunisia could have serious implications for the rest of Europe.

  • 15 Feb 2011
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