Listen: UN tells Italy proposed decree violates migrants' rights
"Italy's interior minister is pushing ahead with a new security decree to crack down on illegal immigration, despite criticism had violates international law and fear. Sylvia Jolie reports the UN Commissioner for human rights. A decree criminalizes search and rescue operations interior minister Matteo Salvini popularity has soared, thanks to his closing of Italian ports to charity. Rescue ships. His latest draft decree would prohibit entry into Italian territorial waters of any ship deemed a security threat to Italy and perceives fines of more than six thousand dollars for each migrant transported ministry officials say the measure is necessary and urgent and is expected to be approved by the cabinet today. The U N High Commissioner for human rights has urged withdrawal of the decree saying it further intensifies the climate of hostility Zena phobia against"