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Fear turns into joy- Rescue boat saves 60 in Mediterranean

Fear turns into joy- Rescue boat saves 60 in Mediterranean

The full moon was the only light as a terrified 9-year-old boy from Central African Republic climbed into a rubber dinghy held together with duct tape, risking death in the dark waters off Libya along with his parents and 57 other trafficked migrants. After a long night on the Mediterranean Sea, a Spanish rescue boat […]

July 1, 2018 | By | Reply More
Italy recovers 7 bodies, saves 500 after migrant ship flips

Italy recovers 7 bodies, saves 500 after migrant ship flips

May 25, – The Italian navy said its Bettica patrol ship was responding to a migrant ship in distress when it flipped. A photo of the capsized boat taken by the navy showed migrants scrambling up the side of the overturned ship, perching precariously on the exposed side as they awaited rescue, with hundreds more […]

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