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The Latest: Migrants disembark from rescue ship in Sicily

Jan 31, 2019 - Associated Press

ROME (AP) - The Latest on migrants in Europe (all times local):

11:40 a.m.

The 47 migrants kept at sea for nearly two weeks as Italy pressured European countries to take them in have begun disembarking from their rescue ship in Sicily.

Europe's latest migrant standoff came to a conclusion Thursday in Catania as the Sea-Watch 3, operated by a German aid group, pulled into Catania's port and the migrants were being taken ashore to be identified and processed.

Italian police...