THESSALONIKI, Greece | The Latest: Some migrants on stranded aid boat refuse food
THESSALONIKI, Greece — The Latest on Europe‘s migration crisis (all times local):
A private rescue group says some migrants aboard its vessel off Malta are refusing food on their 17th day of awaiting permission to disembark at a European port.
Sea-Watch tweeted on Monday it fears the migrants’ “psychological and health status may deteriorate significantly” if the stalemate continues.
The aid group rescued 32 migrants from a smugglers’ boat in the Mediterranean Dec.