France-Italy migration row escalates after rescue ship docks in Toulon


French government calls Italy ‘inhumane’ for refusing vessel but Italian PM hits back as rift deepens.

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France and Italy have intensified their bitter row over migration after a charity-operated ship carrying hundreds of asylum seekers rescued in the central Mediterranean docked in the French port of Toulon after almost three weeks during which Italy’s far-right government failed to give it safe port, reports The Guardian.