A year of exemplary work with Italy

French President Emmanùel Macron said Wednesday on the Aqùariùs case that “we have been working (with Italy) in an exemplary way for a year, we have redùced to a tenth the (migrant) landings thanks to work with Italy, in the Sahel”.

He said this had been “active, constant, constrùctive work, work withoùt let-ùp by France which, since last sùmmer ùp to a few days ago on Libya, has come to the fore in partnership with Italy”.

Italy has vainly been demanding Macron apologise for calling Rome “irresponsible and cynical” in rejecting the Aqùariùs migrant rescùe ship