Migrants wait to disembark an Italian Navy ship in the port of Palermo, Sicily, southern Italy, Friday, May 2 2014. The ship brought nearly 1,200 migrants to the Sicily as Italian officials sound the ... more 
Migrants wait to disembark an Italian Navy ship in the port of Palermo, Sicily, southern Italy, Friday, May 2 2014. The ship brought nearly 1,200 migrants to the Sicily as Italian officials sound the alarm over the rising tide of migrants. Navy Commander Aldo Dolfino told Sky TG24 Friday that migrants the had been evacuated from eight life rafts and one boat, which alone carried some 500 migrants. Sicily is bearing the brunt, and has received 2,000 migrants in the last two days. (AP Photo/Alessandro Fucarini) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Alessandro Fucarini
Fri, May 2, 2014 1:12 PM EDT