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Italy softens harsh migration rules championed by Salvini

Rescue boats now face lighter fines and migrants will not be expelled if they risk persecution at home. Italy has softened harsh rules penalising aid groups that bring undocumented migrants ashore and extended protection for refugees who risk persecution at home.

The so-called “security decrees”, which former Interior Minister and far-right leader Matteo Salvini spearheaded in 2018 and 2019, were amended by a government decree approved by the cabinet late on Monday. Source Al Jazeera

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