Migrant rescue workers’ “fear and intimidation” as a result of the Sean Binder case is costing lives – that’s according to Grace O’Sullivan.

The Irish Green MEP has just returned from Lesbos. She was in court with Sean Binder to hear the most serious charges against him being dropped.

But Grace O’Sullivan says the case has had a “chilling effect” on NGOs and is scared away rescuers from doing vital work saving people from the sea.

Categories: Human rights