Migration crisis in Lampedusa

Feb 18, 2015, 10:28 AM

Officials in Italy are warning that conditions on the island of Lampedusa, an area where many Libyan and North African migrants land, are now desperate.

The reception centre on Lampedusa is at twice its capacity: home to more than a thousand people, most of whom have been rescued from boats in the Mediterranean. And as Tom Burridge reports, more people arrived overnight.