proactiva open arms

A group of 30 migrants on the Open arms that reached Porto Empedocle (Ag), from Lampedusa, on the Sansovino ship, August 23, 2019 | Photo: ANSA/PASQUALE CLAUDIO MONTANA LAMPO
Matteo Salvini at a pess conference in Palermo after local judges decided to indict him in the Open Arms trial. The former interior minister is accused of kidnapping 147 migrants who were aboard the Open Arms in August 2019 | Photo: Igor Petyx/Kontrolab/picture-alliance
The Open Arms vessel had been at sea for five days | Source: Screenshot from Open Arms
Migrants on board an overcrowded rubber dinghy in the Mediterranean Sea, prior to being rescued by Open Arms, on February 12, 2021 | Photo: Bruno Thevenin/picture-alliance/dpa/AP
Snapshot of a video produced by the New York Times about the fatal attempt of migrants to cross the Mediterranean in November 2017. A Libyan coast guard vessel is seen in the top left corner | Credit: New York Times/Sea-Watch
Migrants on board a rubber dinghy reach out to crew members of the Open Arms, February 12, 2021 | Photo: picture alliance/dpa/AP | Bruno Thevenin
League leader Matteo Salvini talks to reporters in Palermo, Sicily, on January 9, 2021. The League was in the bunker hall of the Ucciardone prison in Palermo for the preliminary hearing against him over the Open Arms case | Photo: ANSA/ IGOR PETYX
Archive: The ship Open Arms in Trapani, Italy, 14 November 2020 | Photo: ANSA/CARMELO IMBESI
Migrants from Eritrea, Egypt, Syria and Sudan are assisted by aid workers of the Spanish NGO Open Arms, after fleeing Libya on board a wooden boat in the Mediterranean Sea on January 2, 2021 | Joan Mateu/AP Photo
Photo: picture-alliance/Joan Matteu-Parra
Some of those rescued aboard the Open Arms boat in mid-November 2020 | Photo: Reuters
People at sea clinging to a capsized dinghy | Photo: Sergi Camara/AP/dpa/Picture-alliance