Pro-migrant former Italian mayor stands trial

Lucano is no longer allowed back to his hometown after being accused of aiding undocumented immigration.

The suspended mayor of a small Italian town is standing trial, accused of aiding undocumented immigration.

Domenico Lucano is known for transforming his shrinking community by welcoming refugees.

Al Jazeera’s Sonia Gallego reports from Riace where immigration policy has become a highly divisive political issue.