The President of the Sicily Region, Nello Musumeci, accused the Italian government this Wednesday of treating migrants arriving on the island as “cattle” in its particular struggle with the executive of Giuseppe Conte, who are calling for the country to be closed Admission centers due to the increase in coronavirus cases.
Musumeci has denounced the “indifference” and even “punishment” that Sicily would be victimized by the central government, as the island has welcomed 17,000 migrants so far this year.
“These desperate people are concentrated as if they were cattle in environments that are unsuitable and unsuitable,” he said in statements made by the La7 chain collected by the AdnKronos agency regarding the overcrowded conditions the reception centers are in of migrants in Sicily.
The Regional President has denied that the problem is “the equation” migrants equals COVID “but has stressed that they account for a third of positive cases in Sicily.” The problem is, I can avoid asking migrants if I do Asking Sicilians and tourists to obey the rules? “He added.