This video is called Lampedusa boat sinking: fishermen ‘prevented’ from rescuing migrants.
Translated from NOS TV in the Netherlands:
Survivors of Lampedusa are furious
Update: Monday 21 Oct 2013, 19:56
They tried to come to Sicily with a ferry from Lampedusa. When they were refused, they sat down in front of the city hall and blocked the road.
The 366 victims of the disaster in Lampedusa (mainly Eritreans) are commemorated on Sicily. Many of them are buried in cemeteries across the island, even though Prime Minister Letta had promised a state funeral.
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- Pope Francis offers prayers for victims of Lampedusa boat sinking (catholicherald.co.uk)
- EU chief heckled on Lampedusa visit (bbc.co.uk)
- Lampedusa shipwreck: Italy to hold state funeral for drowned migrants (theguardian.com)
- Lampedusa mayor angered by failure to give boat disaster victims state funeral (internationallampedusasolidarity.wordpress.com)
- More than 300 feared drowned after boat sinks off Sicilian island (irishtimes.com)