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Matteo Salvini is facing defamation charges over comments he made about then Sea-Watch captain Carola Rackete | Photo: Mauro Scrobogna/Zuma/picture-alliance
Matteo Salvini during an election campaign in Riace | Photo: Archive / ANSA / Marco Costantino
League leader and then-interior minister Matteo Salvini on July 3, 2019, in Nettuno, when the former Sea Watch 3 commander Carola Rackete was released. Rackete was arrested for a few hours after taking migrants to the port of Lampedusa | Photo: ANSA/ALESSANDRO DI MEO
Despite being in the spotlight following her arrest in Italy last June, Carola Rackete says the real heroes are "the people we encountered at sea who survived so much more than crossing in an unseaworthy boat." | Photo: Reuters
Image from the exhibition "SW5Y - Five Years of Civil Sea Rescue" | Photo: Sea-Watch/Fabian Melber
Carola Rackete, German captain of rescue vessel Sea-Watch 3, attends a press conference following the European Parliament Committee's public hearing on the situation of Search and Rescue in the Mediterranean | Photo: ANSA
Carola Rackete, former captain of the Sea-Watch 3 search and rescue vessel | Photo: EPA/Omer Messinger
The Sea-Watch 3 at Lampedusa port | Photo: Picture-alliance/Photoshot
Migrants aboard search and rescue vessel Sea-Watch 3 | Photo: Grodotzki
Worsening hurricanes in the Atlantic could drive increased climate migration | Photo: NASA/NOAA
Pep Guardiola (left) with Carola Rackete (center right)