Today is the day stopping italian the Humanitarian North Africa Emergency Aid that helped North African people arrived from January 2011.
They are mainly refugees from Libya, subsharians ans asiatics, fleeeing the local racism sparked during the rebellion against Gaddafi. Youth, families with children, older people from today they have no shelter at all. No place to stay, no income, no protection.
"This means that 1,200 people lose their status of political refugees – says Gianni Alemanno, right-wing mayor in Rome - and lose all assistance from the State. Moreover no one knows what will happen: if they are repatriated, as we hope, or whether they will stay in our area.”
All over Italy , the number of people arrived was approximately 18.000, housed in touristic places, even in ski resorts like Monte Campione, where they had no way to find jobs or organize any activities. Unknown the number of those remaining.
A failure of Italian politics asylum, while the Italian governement recently sent military equipments, trainers and 20 Puma armored vehicles, 100 MILLIONS of euros, as a present for the evanescent Libyan government.