Migrants disembark at the port of Pozzallo on the island of Sicily, Italy on October 30 after spending nearly two weeks on board the Ocean Viking. Photo: Reuters
Migrants disembark at the port of Pozzallo on the island of Sicily, Italy on October 30 after spending nearly two weeks on board the Ocean Viking. Photo: Reuters

Norway to take in 20 migrants from France-Italy Ocean Viking ship dispute

  • The Norwegian-flagged ship, operated by a French NGO, had picked up 234 migrants at sea near the Libyan coast before spending weeks seeking a port to accept them
  • Despite not being an EU member, Norway’s foreign ministry said on Saturday it would accept 20 of the migrants

Migrants disembark at the port of Pozzallo on the island of Sicily, Italy on October 30 after spending nearly two weeks on board the Ocean Viking. Photo: Reuters
Migrants disembark at the port of Pozzallo on the island of Sicily, Italy on October 30 after spending nearly two weeks on board the Ocean Viking. Photo: Reuters
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