Albania ratifies migrant deal with Italy

23 February 2024
2024-02-23 10:44

Albania's parliament on Thursday ratified a migration deal with Italy allowing it to host two holding centers for migrants rescued in Italian waters.The deal was approved by 77 members of the 140-seat legislature.

Under the deal announced in November, EU member Italy will open two camps across the Adriatic Sea in Albania, which is not an EU member.

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