A ship chartered by ‘Defend Europe‘, a far-right project aiming to disrupt the rescue of refugees in the Mediterranean, has been forced to seek its own rescue. This was after the ship, C-Star, experienced engine trouble off the Libyan coast. Behind Defend Europe is a group of activists, who call themselves “Identitarians“. But since leaving Djibouti some weeks ago, their journey has been beset by problems at every stage, as The Canary reported. And now the ship has had to be rescued by an NGO that normally helps refugees.
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