Italy PM Renzi urges collective EU action to tackle migrant trafficking

April 22, 2015 8:10 AM

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Italy PM Renzi urges collective EU action to tackle migrant trafficking

ROME (Reuters) - The European Union must take a collective stand to tackle migrant trafficking at its source in African countries, Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said on Wednesday.

Renzi, in an address to the lower house of parliament after hundreds died in the latest Mediterranean disaster at the weekend, said the EU should have a more visible role, with U.N. backing, in sub-Saharan countries where migrants originate.

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