Illegal: the emergency call of Malta

INA00716
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Illegal: the emergency call of Malta

Collection title

8 pm news

ID

INA00716

Source

INA (FR)

First broadcast date

06/25/2009

Production year

2009

Abstract

Report on illegal immigration in Malta.  For 5 years now, the country is overwhelmed by the influx of refugees from Africa,wanting to go to Italy, and whose precarious boats were stranded on the island.   In a detention center guarded by the army, 2,000 migrants are serving prison sentences and a refugee camp hosts other migrants. 90% of asylum applications are rejected.   France has agreed to host a hundred refugees on the 5000 that are on the island.   The comment on factual pictures, alternates with an interview with Carmelo Misfud Bonicci, Maltese Minister of Immigration, the testimony of illegal and Pierre Monegier on site.

Type

video

Production companies

  • France 2 - Own production

Broadcaster

FTV - F2

Audiovisual form

News

Primary theme

Migrations

Secondary themes

  • Contemporary historical challenges 19th-20th c.

Period of events

  • 2009

Map locations

  • Malta - Malta island

Original language

French

Media running time

2m41
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