Italy’s new far right government has prevented thirty-five men from leaving a migrant ship which has been requesting access to an Italian port for two weeks .
Reports say minors and people with medical issues were allowed to disembark in Sicily.
The Humanity One was one of four vessels carrying migrants waiting for permission to dock in Italy .
The new Italian Prime Minister, Giorgia Meloni, has promised to crack down on migrants travelling across the Mediterranean from North Africa.
According to the UN, Italy is one of the main entry points into Europe and since the start of the year, eight-five thousand migrants have arrived on boats.