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Japan Today
Powered by Google, U.N. flexes tech muscle to fight climate change ‹ Japan Todaylocations for refugee camps based on availability of firewood for cooking, he s
Powered by Google, U.N. flexes tech muscle to fight climate change ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 15 hours ago
locations for refugee camps based on availability of firewood for cooking, he said. Earlier this month, medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres launched the MapSwipe app, which also uses satellite images and allows users to map remote, rural... Read more
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dna
UN to use Google-powered software to fight climate changefor refugee camps based on the availability of firewood for cooking, he said.
UN to use Google-powered software to fight climate change
dna / Posted 2 days ago
for refugee camps based on the availability of firewood for cooking, he said. Earlier this month, medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres launched the MapSwipe app, which also uses satellite images and allows users to map remote, rural... Read more
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Christian Today
Refugee survivors speak out about their perilous journeyto escape death. The stricken boat was discovered floating off the coast of Li
Refugee survivors speak out about their perilous journey
Christian Today / Posted 3 days ago
to escape death. The stricken boat was discovered floating off the coast of Libya on Wednesday, with humanitarian group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) rescuing about 104 survivors and retrieving the badly disfigured corpses. People on the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Refugees and migrants stuck in Italy open up new route to northern Europe via Switzerland and George Clooney's chic Comosloshing in the bottom of the boat. They were found by the crew of the MS Aquar
Refugees and migrants stuck in Italy open up new route to northern Europe via Switzerland and George Clooney's chic Como
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
sloshing in the bottom of the boat. They were found by the crew of the MS Aquarius, a vessel operated by the charity Medecins Sans Frontieres and a French NGO, SOS Mediterranee. Of the 22 dead, 21 were women and one was a man. The bodies... Read more
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The Economic Times
Powered by Google, UN flexes tech muscle to fight climate changelocations for refugee camps based on availability of firewood for cooking, he s
Powered by Google, UN flexes tech muscle to fight climate change
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
locations for refugee camps based on availability of firewood for cooking, he said. Earlier this month, medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres launched the MapSwipe app, which also uses satellite images and allows users to map remote, rural... Read more
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Swissinfo
Bodies of migrants brought to Italy; survivors tell of struggleto escape death. The stricken boat was discovered floating off the coast of Li
Bodies of migrants brought to Italy; survivors tell of struggle
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
to escape death. The stricken boat was discovered floating off the coast of Libya on Wednesday, with humanitarian group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) rescuing about 104 survivors and retrieving the badly disfigured corpses. People on the... Read more
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Reuters
Powered by Google, U.N. flexes tech muscle to fight climate changelocations for refugee camps based on availability of firewood for cooking, he s
Powered by Google, U.N. flexes tech muscle to fight climate change
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
locations for refugee camps based on availability of firewood for cooking, he said. Earlier this month, medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres launched the MapSwipe app, which also uses satellite images and allows users to map remote, rural... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Prince Harry talks about his mother's symbolic AIDS gestureholding placards protested against the Indian government and urged them to prot
Prince Harry talks about his mother's symbolic AIDS gesture
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 days ago
holding placards protested against the Indian government and urged them to protect access to medicines. According to Medecins Sans Frontieres, India is facing pressure from pharmaceutical lobbies to scale back the development of affordable... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Seventeen migrants die of asphyxiation in Mediterranean smuggling boat22 dead migrants were found lying in a rubber dinghy which was intercepted by t
Seventeen migrants die of asphyxiation in Mediterranean smuggling boat
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
22 dead migrants were found lying in a rubber dinghy which was intercepted by the MV Aquarius, a rescue ship operated by Medecins Sans Frontieres. Of the dead, 21 were women. MSF managed to rescue 209 migrants, including 32 women and 50... Read more
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International Business Times
Migrant crisis: Irish navy ship recovers 17 bodies from upturned boat off Libyan coast people were rescued on Tuesday (19 July) alone, with at least one fatality. Sp
Migrant crisis: Irish navy ship recovers 17 bodies from upturned boat off Libyan coast
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
people were rescued on Tuesday (19 July) alone, with at least one fatality. Speaking about the deaths, JensPagotto of Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) told Reuters: "It is still not entirely clear what happened, but they died a horrible death.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Surge in Violence Hits Aid Delivery to Millions in Mali - Agencies635,000 people lack access to clean water in northern and central regions hit b
Surge in Violence Hits Aid Delivery to Millions in Mali - Agencies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
635,000 people lack access to clean water in northern and central regions hit by the violence, OCHA said. Medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said it was worried about a lack of health care in northern Mali, where few health centres are... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bodies of 21 women found on a boat adrift in the Mediterraneana rubber dinghy just hours after they had set off from the Libyan coast for Ita
Bodies of 21 women found on a boat adrift in the Mediterranean
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
a rubber dinghy just hours after they had set off from the Libyan coast for Italy. A ship operated by humanitarian group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) managed to rescue 209 people, including 50 children, after finding two dinghies... Read more
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Eye Witness News
22 found dead on migrant boat in Mediterranean - MSFa rubber dinghy adrift near the Libyan coast on Wednesday, just hours after the
22 found dead on migrant boat in Mediterranean - MSF
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
a rubber dinghy adrift near the Libyan coast on Wednesday, just hours after they had set sail for Italy, humanitarian group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said. An MSF ship patrolling the central Mediterranean came to the rescue of two dinghies... Read more
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dna
Bodies of 21 women, one man found on migrant boat in Mediterranean: MSFa rubber dinghy adrift near the Libyan coast on Wednesday, just hours after the
Bodies of 21 women, one man found on migrant boat in Mediterranean: MSF
dna / Posted 5 days ago
a rubber dinghy adrift near the Libyan coast on Wednesday, just hours after they had set sail for Italy, humanitarian group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said. An MSF ship patrolling the central Mediterranean came to the rescue of two dinghies... Read more
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BBC News
South Sudan crisis: The wounds of war- the problems are malaria, malnutrition - we are seeing a lot of severe acute
South Sudan crisis: The wounds of war
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
- the problems are malaria, malnutrition - we are seeing a lot of severe acute malnutrition," said Dr Farah Hussein from Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF). That does not happen in a week - it comes from years of war and a collapsed economy. South... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Mali Extends State Of Emergency After Series Of Deadly Attacksin conflict-hit areas in the north need urgent food aid, according to aid agenc
Mali Extends State Of Emergency After Series Of Deadly Attacks
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
in conflict-hit areas in the north need urgent food aid, according to aid agencies in the region. ... "Medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said it was worried about a lack of health care in northern Mali, where few health centres are... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Bodies of 22 migrants found on boat in Mediterranean: MSFThe bodies of 21 women and one man were found on a migrant boat in the Mediterr
Bodies of 22 migrants found on boat in Mediterranean: MSF
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
The bodies of 21 women and one man were found on a migrant boat in the Mediterranean on Wednesday, humanitarian group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said. MSF said more than 200 survivors had been rescued from the rubber dinghy and transferred to... Read more
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BBC News
22 bodies found on Mediterranean boat - MSFMediterranean boat - MSF The bodies of 22 people have been found on a migrant
22 bodies found on Mediterranean boat - MSF
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
Mediterranean boat - MSF The bodies of 22 people have been found on a migrant dinghy in the Mediterranean, the aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) has said. The 21 women and one man were found "in a pool of fuel and water" at the bottom of... Read more
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Reuters
Bodies of 21 women, one man found on migrant boat in Mediterranean: MSFof 21 women and one man were found on a rubber dinghy adrift in the central Med
Bodies of 21 women, one man found on migrant boat in Mediterranean: MSF
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
of 21 women and one man were found on a rubber dinghy adrift in the central Mediterranean on Wednesday, humanitarian group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said. An MSF ship patrolling the Mediterranean came across two dinghies in distress and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Bodies of 21 women, one man found on migrant boat in Mediterranean - MSFof 21 women and one man were found on a rubber dinghy adrift in the central Med
Bodies of 21 women, one man found on migrant boat in Mediterranean - MSF
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
of 21 women and one man were found on a rubber dinghy adrift in the central Mediterranean on Wednesday, humanitarian group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said. An MSF ship patrolling the Mediterranean came across two dinghies in distress and... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
22 bodies found on migrant boatThe bodies of 21 women and one man have been found on a migrant boat in the Med
22 bodies found on migrant boat
Otago Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
The bodies of 21 women and one man have been found on a migrant boat in the Mediterranean, humanitarian group Medecins Sans Frontieres says. MSF said more than 200 survivors had been rescued from the rubber dinghy and transferred to one of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bodies of 21 women, one man found on migrant boat in Mediterranean - MSFThe bodies of 21 women and one man were found on a migrant boat in the Mediterr
Bodies of 21 women, one man found on migrant boat in Mediterranean - MSF
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
The bodies of 21 women and one man were found on a migrant boat in the Mediterranean on Wednesday, humanitarian group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said. MSF said more than 200 survivors had been rescued from the rubber dinghy and... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Surge in violence hits aid delivery to millions in Mali635,000 people lack access to clean water in northern and central regions hit b
Surge in violence hits aid delivery to millions in Mali
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
635,000 people lack access to clean water in northern and central regions hit by the violence, OCHA said. Medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres said it was worried about a lack of health care in northern Mali, where few health centers are... Read more
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Reuters
Surge in violence hits aid delivery to millions in Mali: agencies635,000 people lack access to clean water in northern and central regions hit b
Surge in violence hits aid delivery to millions in Mali: agencies
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
635,000 people lack access to clean water in northern and central regions hit by the violence, OCHA said. Medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said it was worried about a lack of health care in northern Mali, where few health centers are... Read more
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Weekly Times
'250,000 children starving in Nigeria'($A263.23 million), although he did not discuss the amount of money currently a
'250,000 children starving in Nigeria'
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
($A263.23 million), although he did not discuss the amount of money currently allocated. Last month, medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres said more than 1200 people had died from starvation and illness at an northeastern aid camp that... Read more
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News.com.au
'250,000 children starving in Nigeria'($A263.23 million), although he did not discuss the amount of money currently a
'250,000 children starving in Nigeria'
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
($A263.23 million), although he did not discuss the amount of money currently allocated. Last month, medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres said more than 1200 people had died from starvation and illness at an northeastern aid camp that... Read more
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The Courier Mail
'250,000 children starving in Nigeria'($A263.23 million), although he did not discuss the amount of money currently a
'250,000 children starving in Nigeria'
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
($A263.23 million), although he did not discuss the amount of money currently allocated. Last month, medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres said more than 1200 people had died from starvation and illness at an northeastern aid camp that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Quarter of a million children starving in Boko Haram's home state in Nigeria - UNICEFto about US$200 million, although he did not discuss the amount of money curren
Quarter of a million children starving in Boko Haram's home state in Nigeria - UNICEF
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
to about US$200 million, although he did not discuss the amount of money currently allocated. Last month, medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres said more than 1,200 people had died from starvation and illness at an northeastern aid camp that... Read more
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Reuters
Yemen's war not just killing civilians with bullets: MSFmonths of war, with people dying from lack of medical care even in areas where
Yemen's war not just killing civilians with bullets: MSF
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
months of war, with people dying from lack of medical care even in areas where there is no fighting, said medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF). Before the conflict erupted in March last year, Yemen, one of the world's poorest countries,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
What is Munchausen by internet?desirable travel spots — but is it actually a safe place to visit? Australian
What is Munchausen by internet?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
desirable travel spots — but is it actually a safe place to visit? Australian doctor gives a rare insight into how Kabul's Medecins Sans Frontieres maternity clinic works to save lives against the odds. icon-abc-article Scores die as truck 'loaded... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
An Australian changing and saving lives in KabulDFAT emergency hotline for Nice incident: 1300 555 135 Australian doctor Kathe
An Australian changing and saving lives in Kabul
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
DFAT emergency hotline for Nice incident: 1300 555 135 Australian doctor Katherine Franklin changing and saving lives in Medecins Sans Frontieres' Kabul clinic Dr Katherine Franklin, with male nurse Zabi at the MSF maternity clinic in Kabul. Dr... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
An Australian changing and saving lives in KabulAustralian doctor Katherine Franklin changing and saving lives in Medecins Sans
An Australian changing and saving lives in Kabul
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
Australian doctor Katherine Franklin changing and saving lives in Medecins Sans Frontieres' Kabul clinic Long before Dr Katherine Franklin studied medicine in Melbourne, she dreamed of humanitarian work. She even chose her speciality, paediatrics,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IDPs, False Figures and Fraudsterschildren in an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Bama, Borno State wh
IDPs, False Figures and Fraudsters
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
children in an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Bama, Borno State which was circulated by the international NGO Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), or Doctors Without Borders, caused shock and consternation in Nigeria and around the world as... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Migrants face torture, rape in journey from Libya to Europein Sicily, Italy, with more than 600 migrants aboard the ship rescued by SOS Me
Migrants face torture, rape in journey from Libya to Europe
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
in Sicily, Italy, with more than 600 migrants aboard the ship rescued by SOS Mediterranee and the medical aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF). By trying to prevent migrants from taking the dangerous sea journey across the Mediterranean,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Artist George Gittoes: war, death and the Talibanequally meeting Australians on his travels. "There's something about Australia
Artist George Gittoes: war, death and the Taliban
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 days ago
equally meeting Australians on his travels. "There's something about Australians, you find them everywhere. They're with Medecins Sans Frontieres, the Red Cross, all over the world caring," he says. "That's what my work's about, it's an... Read more
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Daily Star
Dramatic moment lads are rescued from sinking ship in shark-infested water just in timeend of last week has transported them to shore in Europe in a joint operation b
Dramatic moment lads are rescued from sinking ship in shark-infested water just in time
Daily Star / Posted 18 days ago
end of last week has transported them to shore in Europe in a joint operation by two aid groups. The medical organisation Medecins Sans Frontieres and SOS NYPD rescue a man threatening to jump from a bridge Police from the NYPD's 5th precinct... Read more
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Op-Ed News
MDR-TB treatment regimen: Short indeed is beautifulregimen was based on meta-analysis of results of initial programmatic studies c
MDR-TB treatment regimen: Short indeed is beautiful
Op-Ed News / Posted 18 days ago
regimen was based on meta-analysis of results of initial programmatic studies conducted by The Union, Damien Foundation, Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) and the Antwerp Institute of Tropical Medicine in Belgium, involving 1205 patients with... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one daypeople have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at t
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one day
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 20 days ago
people have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at this point in 2015. As part of the total, Medecins Sans Frontieres announced their rescue ship Dignity 1 had taken on board about 100 people on Tuesday, all of whom... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one daypeople have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at t
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one day
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 20 days ago
people have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at this point in 2015. As part of the total, Medecins Sans Frontieres announced their rescue ship Dignity 1 had taken on board about 100 people on Tuesday, all of whom... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one daypeople have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at t
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one day
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 20 days ago
people have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at this point in 2015. As part of the total, Medecins Sans Frontieres announced their rescue ship Dignity 1 had taken on board about 100 people on Tuesday, all of whom... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one daypeople have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at t
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one day
Local 10 Miami / Posted 20 days ago
people have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at this point in 2015. As part of the total, Medecins Sans Frontieres announced their rescue ship Dignity 1 had taken on board about 100 people on Tuesday, all of whom... Read more
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News 8000
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one daypeople have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at t
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one day
News 8000 / Posted 20 days ago
people have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at this point in 2015. As part of the total, Medecins Sans Frontieres announced their rescue ship Dignity 1 had taken on board about 100 people on Tuesday, all of whom... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one daypeople have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at t
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one day
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 20 days ago
people have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at this point in 2015. As part of the total, Medecins Sans Frontieres announced their rescue ship Dignity 1 had taken on board about 100 people on Tuesday, all of whom... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one daypeople have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at t
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one day
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 20 days ago
people have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at this point in 2015. As part of the total, Medecins Sans Frontieres announced their rescue ship Dignity 1 had taken on board about 100 people on Tuesday, all of whom... Read more
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My EastText
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one daypeople have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at t
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one day
My EastText / Posted 20 days ago
people have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at this point in 2015. As part of the total, Medecins Sans Frontieres announced their rescue ship Dignity 1 had taken on board about 100 people on Tuesday, all of whom... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one daypeople have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at t
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one day
KTXS Abilene / Posted 20 days ago
people have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at this point in 2015. As part of the total, Medecins Sans Frontieres announced their rescue ship Dignity 1 had taken on board about 100 people on Tuesday, all of whom... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one daypeople have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at t
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one day
KECI Missoula / Posted 20 days ago
people have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at this point in 2015. As part of the total, Medecins Sans Frontieres announced their rescue ship Dignity 1 had taken on board about 100 people on Tuesday, all of whom... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one daypeople have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at t
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one day
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 20 days ago
people have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at this point in 2015. As part of the total, Medecins Sans Frontieres announced their rescue ship Dignity 1 had taken on board about 100 people on Tuesday, all of whom... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one daypeople have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at t
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one day
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 20 days ago
people have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at this point in 2015. As part of the total, Medecins Sans Frontieres announced their rescue ship Dignity 1 had taken on board about 100 people on Tuesday, all of whom... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one daypeople have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at t
Italy rescues 4,500 migrants from sea in one day
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 20 days ago
people have died while making the journey by sea, at least 1,000 more than at this point in 2015. As part of the total, Medecins Sans Frontieres announced their rescue ship Dignity 1 had taken on board about 100 people on Tuesday, all of whom... Read more
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