Medhanie Yehdego Mered is an Eritrean citizen suspected of controlling a people-smuggling network responsible for shipping thousands of people across the Mediterranean to Europe.
He has been on Italy’s most wanted list since May last year, and he has been extradited from Sudan, were he was caught, to Italy.
Al Jazeera’s Imran Khan reports.
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