Stormy Weather

“Migrant Crisis Over”

At the Gates of Vienna the  Baron mentioned last night that the  Italian government had declared the “migrant crisis”  to be over. The Italians said the interdiction efforts undertaken in cooperation with Tunisia had been effective, and the flow of boats had stopped.

This assertion seemed somewhat premature and over-optimistic, and the events of the past twenty-four hours have borne that out. It seems the lull was in fact due to stormy weather.

GoV Saturday Update according to ANSAmed:

Landings Resume in Lampedusa, Boat Arriving


Meanwhile, back in Australia, Joo-liar Gillards welcoming policy keeps our immigration services and their enablers, the Yuman Rites Mafia, on their toes:   Yet another escorted into port