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Reuters UK Edition
Thai immigration officials raid marketimmigration crackdown on people who have entered Thailand, or who are working i
Thai immigration officials raid market
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 11 hours ago
immigration crackdown on people who have entered Thailand, or who are working in Thailand, illegally. According to the International Organization for Migration, most of the three million migrants currently working in the country are from... Read more
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Swissinfo
Thailand cracks down on migrant workers as anti-immigration feelings riseFEELINGS More than 3 million migrants work in Thailand, the vast majority from
Thailand cracks down on migrant workers as anti-immigration feelings rise
Swissinfo / Posted 13 hours ago
FEELINGS More than 3 million migrants work in Thailand, the vast majority from neighbouring Myanmar, according to the International Organization for Migration. Thailand became wealthy compared to its neighbours when its economy boasted annual... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Crackdowns on rise as anti-immigration feelings growand Vietnam. More than 3 million migrants work in Thailand, the vast majority
Crackdowns on rise as anti-immigration feelings grow
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 hours ago
and Vietnam. More than 3 million migrants work in Thailand, the vast majority from neighbouring Myanmar, according to the International Organization for Migration. Thailand became wealthy compared to its neighbours when its economy boasted annual... Read more
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Reuters
Thailand cracks down on migrant workers as anti-immigration feelings riseFEELINGS More than 3 million migrants work in Thailand, the vast majority from
Thailand cracks down on migrant workers as anti-immigration feelings rise
Reuters / Posted 14 hours ago
FEELINGS More than 3 million migrants work in Thailand, the vast majority from neighboring Myanmar, according to the International Organization for Migration. Thailand became wealthy compared to its neighbors when its economy boasted annual... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Thailand cracks down on migrant workers as anti-immigration feelings riseFEELINGS More than 3 million migrants work in Thailand, the vast majority from
Thailand cracks down on migrant workers as anti-immigration feelings rise
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 hours ago
FEELINGS More than 3 million migrants work in Thailand, the vast majority from neighbouring Myanmar, according to the International Organization for Migration. Thailand became wealthy compared to its neighbours when its economy boasted annual... Read more
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Daily Mail
Wreckage of migrant boat pulled from the sea in Egyptit said, adding 2016 was expected to be the deadliest year on record for Medite
Wreckage of migrant boat pulled from the sea in Egypt
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
it said, adding 2016 was expected to be the deadliest year on record for Mediterranean crossings by migrants. The International Organization for Migration said on Tuesday that 3,501 migrants and refugees have died or gone missing trying to... Read more
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Reuters
Egypt arrests owner, crew of shipwrecked migrant boat202 people until now," security chief Alaa el Din Shawky said, adding that the
Egypt arrests owner, crew of shipwrecked migrant boat
Reuters / Posted yesterday
202 people until now," security chief Alaa el Din Shawky said, adding that the owner of the boat was also arrested. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Tuesday it believed at least 450 people were aboard the vessel and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Egypt arrests owner, crew of shipwrecked migrant boat202 people until now," security chief Alaa el Din Shawky said, adding that the
Egypt arrests owner, crew of shipwrecked migrant boat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
202 people until now," security chief Alaa el Din Shawky said, adding that the owner of the boat was also arrested. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Tuesday it believed at least 450 people were aboard the vessel and... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Death toll in migrant shipwreck off Egypt rises to 202said the number of bodies recovered was “almost final” but rescue workers were
Death toll in migrant shipwreck off Egypt rises to 202
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
said the number of bodies recovered was “almost final” but rescue workers were still looking for human remains at sea. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Tuesday it believed at least 450 people were aboard the vessel and... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Mediterranean refugee tragedy leaves 194 deadregional governor said the shipwreck had been hoisted out of the depths and was
Mediterranean refugee tragedy leaves 194 dead
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
regional governor said the shipwreck had been hoisted out of the depths and was likely to contain dozens more bodies. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Tuesday it believed at least 450 people were aboard the vessel and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Egypt recovers sunken migrant boat and 33 more bodies2016 was expected to be the deadliest year on record for Mediterranean crossing
Egypt recovers sunken migrant boat and 33 more bodies
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
2016 was expected to be the deadliest year on record for Mediterranean crossings by migrants. 3,501 dead or missing The International Organization for Migration said on Tuesday that 3,501 migrants and refugees have died or gone missing trying to... Read more
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Reuters
Death toll in migrant shipwreck off Egypt rises to 202said the number of bodies recovered was "almost final" but rescue workers were
Death toll in migrant shipwreck off Egypt rises to 202
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
said the number of bodies recovered was "almost final" but rescue workers were still looking for human remains at sea. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Tuesday it believed at least 450 people were aboard the vessel and... Read more
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News.com.au
194 dead in Egypt migrant shipwreckregional governor said the shipwreck had been hoisted out of the depths and was
194 dead in Egypt migrant shipwreck
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
regional governor said the shipwreck had been hoisted out of the depths and was likely to contain dozens more bodies. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Tuesday it believed at least 450 people were aboard the vessel and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Plenty of Hype, No New Ideas At UN Migration Summitto fudge the line between refugees and migrants because it would fudge the line
Plenty of Hype, No New Ideas At UN Migration Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to fudge the line between refugees and migrants because it would fudge the line between what UNHCR does and what IOM (the International Organization for Migration) does." In general, Betts was critical of what he called a lack of "visionary... Read more
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Swissinfo
Death toll in migrant shipwreck off Egypt rises to 194regional governor said the shipwreck had been hoisted out of the depths and was
Death toll in migrant shipwreck off Egypt rises to 194
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
regional governor said the shipwreck had been hoisted out of the depths and was likely to contain dozens more bodies. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Tuesday it believed at least 450 people were aboard the vessel and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Death toll from capsized migrant boat off Egypt rises to 177regional governor said the shipwreck had been hoisted out of the depths and was
Death toll from capsized migrant boat off Egypt rises to 177
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
regional governor said the shipwreck had been hoisted out of the depths and was likely to contain dozens more bodies. The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Tuesday it was still tracking the incident and believed that about 300... Read more
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express
Italian PM BLASTS EU's stance on migrants and austerity in bid to win votersBrussels and its migration policies and economic austerity in a bid to win over
Italian PM BLASTS EU's stance on migrants and austerity in bid to win voters
express / Posted 2 days ago
Brussels and its migration policies and economic austerity in a bid to win over Eurosceptic voters. According to the International Organization for Migration, around 79,000 migrants arrived in Italy in the first six months of 2016, compared... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Lucky few leave Greece under refugee relocation planPortugal are in the top places" of countries accepting relocations, said Christ
Lucky few leave Greece under refugee relocation plan
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
Portugal are in the top places" of countries accepting relocations, said Christine Nikolaidou of the Greek office of the International Organization for Migration. "From there on, for sure the targets of the program and the numbers they had said a... Read more
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Reuters
Egypt's Sisi promises more jobs to deter perilous migration to Europemissing Egyptians to be recovered, a Reuters witness said. It was not clear how
Egypt's Sisi promises more jobs to deter perilous migration to Europe
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
missing Egyptians to be recovered, a Reuters witness said. It was not clear how many non-Egyptians remained missing but the International Organization for Migration has said the migrants included Sudanese, Ethiopians and Eritreans. As he waited on... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Lucky few leave Greece under refugee relocation planPortugal are in the top places" of countries accepting relocations, said Christ
Lucky few leave Greece under refugee relocation plan
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 days ago
Portugal are in the top places" of countries accepting relocations, said Christine Nikolaidou of the Greek office of the International Organization for Migration. "From there on, for sure the targets of the program and the numbers they had said a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Lucky few leave Greece under refugee relocation planPortugal are in the top places" of countries accepting relocations, said Christ
Lucky few leave Greece under refugee relocation plan
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
Portugal are in the top places" of countries accepting relocations, said Christine Nikolaidou of the Greek office of the International Organization for Migration. "From there on, for sure the targets of the program and the numbers they had said a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Lucky few leave Greece under refugee relocation planPortugal are in the top places" of countries accepting relocations, said Christ
Lucky few leave Greece under refugee relocation plan
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Portugal are in the top places" of countries accepting relocations, said Christine Nikolaidou of the Greek office of the International Organization for Migration. "From there on, for sure the targets of the program and the numbers they had said a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
162 Bodies Retrieved After Migrant Boat Capsizes Off Egyptis that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these
162 Bodies Retrieved After Migrant Boat Capsizes Off Egypt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
is that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these things, they will never do it again." The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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Rappler
Egypt migrant shipwreck death toll rises to 168port city of Rosetta. Egypt's military has said it rescued 163 survivors and t
Egypt migrant shipwreck death toll rises to 168
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
port city of Rosetta. Egypt's military has said it rescued 163 survivors and that recovery attempts were continuing. The International Organization for Migration said most of those rescued were Egyptians but they also included Sudanese,... Read more
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Reuters
Egypt's Sisi promises justice after migrant ship capsizecoast over the summer months, particularly from Libya, where people-traffickers
Egypt's Sisi promises justice after migrant ship capsize
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
coast over the summer months, particularly from Libya, where people-traffickers operate with relative impunity. The International Organization for Migration says that more than 3,200 migrants have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Egypt's Sisi promises justice after migrant ship capsizecoast over the summer months, particularly from Libya, where people-traffickers
Egypt's Sisi promises justice after migrant ship capsize
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
coast over the summer months, particularly from Libya, where people-traffickers operate with relative impunity. The International Organization for Migration says that more than 3,200 migrants have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Egypt's Sisi promises justice after migrant ship capsizecoast over the summer months, particularly from Libya, where people-traffickers
Egypt's Sisi promises justice after migrant ship capsize
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
coast over the summer months, particularly from Libya, where people-traffickers operate with relative impunity. The International Organization for Migration says that more than 3,200 migrants have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
More Migrants Are Packing Their Bags For The Trip Homewe still don't have a residence permit," an Iraqi migrant returning to his home
More Migrants Are Packing Their Bags For The Trip Home
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 5 days ago
we still don't have a residence permit," an Iraqi migrant returning to his home country told France 24. Since January, the International Organization for Migration has helped over 50,000 migrants move back home, many of them returning to the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
More Migrants Are Packing Their Bags For The Trip Homewe still don't have a residence permit," an Iraqi migrant returning to his home
More Migrants Are Packing Their Bags For The Trip Home
KGTV San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
we still don't have a residence permit," an Iraqi migrant returning to his home country told France 24. Since January, the International Organization for Migration has helped over 50,000 migrants move back home, many of them returning to the... Read more
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11 News Houston
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptin Italy. They said the traffickers asked the migrants to tell the Italian auth
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
11 News Houston / Posted 5 days ago
in Italy. They said the traffickers asked the migrants to tell the Italian authorities that they are Syrian refugees. The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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Lake Placid News
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptis that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 days ago
is that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these things, they will never do it again." The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Finding Europe Untenable, More Migrants Return To Their Home CountriesThe International Organization for Migration says more people are opting to vol
Finding Europe Untenable, More Migrants Return To Their Home Countries
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
The International Organization for Migration says more people are opting to voluntarily return to their home countries, rather than staying in host countries as migrants. In a report released Friday, the IOM says it assisted more than 51,000 people... Read more
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USA Today
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptin Italy. They said the traffickers asked the migrants to tell the Italian auth
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
in Italy. They said the traffickers asked the migrants to tell the Italian authorities that they are Syrian refugees. The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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MLive.com
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptis that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
is that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these things, they will never do it again." The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptis that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
is that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these things, they will never do it again." The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
244 related stories
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KAIT Jonesboro
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptis that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 6 days ago
is that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these things, they will never do it again." The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
At least 162 bodies recovered from Egypt migrant shipwreckoften use barely seaworthy vessels and overload them to extract the maximum mon
At least 162 bodies recovered from Egypt migrant shipwreck
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
often use barely seaworthy vessels and overload them to extract the maximum money in fares from desperate migrants. The International Organization for Migration said most of those rescued were Egyptians but they also included Sudanese,... Read more
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Daily Mail
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptis that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
is that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these things, they will never do it again.' The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptis that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
is that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these things, they will never do it again." The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptis that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
is that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these things, they will never do it again." The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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express
EU faces NEW migrant crisis: Brussels scrambles to stop huge inflow of refugees from Egyptattempting to cross the Mediterranean this year, while some 300,000 people have
EU faces NEW migrant crisis: Brussels scrambles to stop huge inflow of refugees from Egypt
express / Posted 6 days ago
attempting to cross the Mediterranean this year, while some 300,000 people have got into Europe by sea, according to the International Organization for Migration (IoM). There is growing concern over people coming from Egypt, and Flavio di... Read more
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CTV News
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptis that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
CTV News / Posted 6 days ago
is that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these things, they will never do it again." The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptis that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
is that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these things, they will never do it again." The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptis that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
is that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these things, they will never do it again." The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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Boston Herald
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptis that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these
162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
is that no one should undertake this risk, and especially anyone who saw these things, they will never do it again." The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Over 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egyptand Somali migrants, and that they believed it was heading for Italy. Four mem
Over 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egypt
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
and Somali migrants, and that they believed it was heading for Italy. Four members of the crew were arrested. The International Organization for Migration says that more than 3,200 migrants have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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CBS News
Migrants packed into "bottom of the boat, in the fridge" die in Mediterraneanin Italy. They said the traffickers asked the migrants to tell the Italian auth
Migrants packed into "bottom of the boat, in the fridge" die in Mediterranean
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
in Italy. They said the traffickers asked the migrants to tell the Italian authorities that they are Syrian refugees. The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Over 140 bodies recovered from Egypt refugee shipwreckboat's hold where witnesses said around 100 people had been when the vessel fli
Over 140 bodies recovered from Egypt refugee shipwreck
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
boat's hold where witnesses said around 100 people had been when the vessel flipped over. In a new report on Friday, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said that "as many as 240 [people are still] unaccounted for or presumed... Read more
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CTV News
148 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egyptin Italy. They said the traffickers asked the migrants to tell the Italian auth
148 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt
CTV News / Posted 6 days ago
in Italy. They said the traffickers asked the migrants to tell the Italian authorities that they are Syrian refugees. The International Organization for Migration has said that this year over 3,500 have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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dna
At least 133 refugees' bodies recovered from capsized boat: Egyptian officialsEritrean and Somali migrants, and that they believed it was heading for Italy.
At least 133 refugees' bodies recovered from capsized boat: Egyptian officials
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Eritrean and Somali migrants, and that they believed it was heading for Italy. Four members of the crew were arrested. The International Organization for Migration says that more than 3,200 migrants have died while attempting to cross the... Read more
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