Home > Residents and migrants protest ahead of von der Leyen visit to Lampedusa

News
Residents and migrants protest ahead of von der Leyen visit to Lampedusa

Description

Tensions on Lampedusa rose as both residents and migrants chafed at the long wait times to transfer people from the crowded reception centre to the Italian mainland

Added on the 17/09/2023 09:44:28 - Copyright : Euronews EN

To customise your video :

Or Create an account

More videos on the subject

  • EU chief von der Leyen and Italy PM Meloni visit island of Lampedusa

    EU chief Ursula von der Leyen and Italian prime minister Giorgia Meloni visit Lampedusa following a recent surge in migrant arrivals to the small Italian island. During her visit, von der Leyen said irregular migration was a "European challenge" needing a "European answer", offering a 10-point plan to help Rome deal with the crisis. This week a record of around 8,500 people -- more than the island's entire local population -- have arrived in around 200 boats, according to the UN migration agency. IMAGES

    17/09/2023 - AFPTV - First images
  • 'In Bucha we saw our humanity being shattered': Ursula von der Leyen on visit to Bucha

    European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen Ursula von der Leyen and EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell visit a mass grave in Bucha, a town outside Kyiv where Russian forces are accused by Ukraine's allies of carrying out atrocities against civilians. Upon visiting the graves, von der Leyen observes that "here in Bucha we saw our Humanity being shattered". IMAGES

    08/04/2022 - AFPTV - First images
  • Von der Leyen welcomes John Kerry to EU ahead of climate talks

    EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen meets with US Special Envoy for Climate John Kerry during his his first face-to-face talks with EU officials since the change of government in Washington. IMAGES

    09/03/2021 - AFPTV - First images
  • Von der Leyen meets Czech PM Babis ahead of EU summit

    European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen meets the Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis, in Brussels for the European summit. Babis will also represent Polish Prime Minister, Mateusz Morawiecki, who is in isolation after having been in contact with someone who tested positive for Covid-19. IMAGES

    15/10/2020 - AFPTV - First images
  • EU chief to visit Greek border over migrant crisis (von der Leyen)

    European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen announces that the EU chiefs will visit the Greek border on Tuesday the 3rd of March over the migrant crisis. IMAGES

    02/03/2020 - AFPTV - First images
  • Polish Prime Minister welcomes Ursula von der Leyen and Alexandre De Croo at chancellery

    Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk welcomes European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen and Belgium Prime minister Alexandre De Croo at chancellery in Warsaw, and they pose together for photos. IMAGES

    23/02/2024 - AFPTV - First images

More videosNews

Watch video of  - DemainEntreprendre - épisode 12 - Label : Economie wallonne -
News

DemainEntreprendre - épisode 12

29/04/2021 12:55:32