POZZALLO, Sicily (AP) — Survivor accounts have pushed to more than 700 the number of migrants feared dead in Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks over three days in the past week, even as rescue ships saved thousands of others in daring operations. The shipwrecks appear to account for the largest loss of life reported in the Mediterranean […]
At least 700 migrants attempting to cross from Libya to Europe may have drowned last week after three boats capsized in the Mediterranean Sea. Continue reading ? The post Hundreds dead as migrant crisis escalates in the Mediterranean Sea appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Up to 900 migrants may have died in three shipwrecks in the Mediterranean Sea this week, the Doctors Without Borders (Medicines Sans Frontiers, or MSF) international humanitarian group said Sunday.
Over 700 migrants are feared dead in three Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks south of Italy in the last few days as they tried desperately to reach Europe in unseaworthy smuggling boats, the UN refugee agency said Sunday. UNHCR rep Carlotta Sami told the AP that an estimated 100 people are missing...
The UN refugee agency says over 700 migrants are feared dead in three Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks south of Italy.
The UN refugee agency says over 700 migrants may have drowned in Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks south of Italy in the last few days as they tried to reach Europe. Carlotta Sami, spokeswoman for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, told The Associated Press by phone Sunday that about 100...
Dozens feared dead after second migrant vessel capsizes in as many days
Around 30 people died after a boat carrying over 100 migrants capsized in the Mediterranean Sea, just some 35 nautical miles off the Libyan Coast, media reported Thursday.
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