Video: EU Warships to Intercept Migrant Traffickers in Mediterranean 



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Warships to intercept migrant traffickers in Mediterranean 

ROME — European warships will soon be patrolling the Mediterranean to curb the illegal smuggling of migrants and refugees.

The EU has been surveying routes used by smugglers to ferry migrants and refugees from Libya to Italy and Malta. The BBC reports that his year alone, 130,000 migrants have been traveled to Europe this way, while 2,700 others have perished on the journey. 

EU Warships to Intercept Migrant Traffickers in Mediterranean