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Channel NewsAsia
More than 2,000 migrants rescued at sea - Italy coast guardmission Sophia, all helped take the migrants off nine boats on Friday. About 6
More than 2,000 migrants rescued at sea - Italy coast guard
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mission Sophia, all helped take the migrants off nine boats on Friday. About 60,000 boat migrants have been brought to Italy so far this year, according to the Interior Ministry. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing... Read more
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The Star
More than 2,000 migrants rescued at sea - Italy coast guardmission Sophia, all helped take the migrants off nine boats on Friday. About 6
More than 2,000 migrants rescued at sea - Italy coast guard
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mission Sophia, all helped take the migrants off nine boats on Friday. About 60,000 boat migrants have been brought to Italy so far this year, according to the Interior Ministry. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing... Read more
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Swissinfo
More than 2,000 migrants rescued at sea - Italy coast guardSophia, all helped take the migrants off nine boats on Friday. About 60,000 bo
More than 2,000 migrants rescued at sea - Italy coast guard
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
Sophia, all helped take the migrants off nine boats on Friday. About 60,000 boat migrants have been brought to Italy so far this year, according to the Interior Ministry. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by Andrew Heavens) reuter... Read more
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Reuters
More than 2,000 migrants rescued at sea : Italy coast guardmission Sophia, all helped take the migrants off nine boats on Friday. About 6
More than 2,000 migrants rescued at sea : Italy coast guard
Reuters / Posted yesterday
mission Sophia, all helped take the migrants off nine boats on Friday. About 60,000 boat migrants have been brought to Italy so far this year, according to the Interior Ministry. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing... Read more
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Reuters
Boat migrant rescues surge as calm seas return to Mediterraneanthis year, the ministry said, and more than 125,000 are now living in Italian s
Boat migrant rescues surge as calm seas return to Mediterranean
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
this year, the ministry said, and more than 125,000 are now living in Italian shelters. (Reporting by Darrin Zammit Lupi on the Topaz Responder migrant rescue ship and Stephanie Nebehay in Geneva; Writing by Steve Scherer; Editing by Mark Hein... Read more
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The Star
Boat migrant rescues surge as calm seas return to Mediterraneanthis year, the ministry said, and more than 125,000 are now living in Italian s
Boat migrant rescues surge as calm seas return to Mediterranean
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
this year, the ministry said, and more than 125,000 are now living in Italian shelters. (Reporting by Darrin Zammit Lupi on the Topaz Responder migrant rescue ship and Stephanie Nebehay in Geneva; Writing by Steve Scherer; Editing by Mark Hein... Read more
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The Star
Boat migrant rescues surge as calm seas return to Mediterraneanthis year, the ministry said, and more than 125,000 are now living in Italian s
Boat migrant rescues surge as calm seas return to Mediterranean
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
this year, the ministry said, and more than 125,000 are now living in Italian shelters. (Reporting by Darrin Zammit Lupi on the Topaz Responder migrant rescue ship, additional reporting by Stephanie Nebehay in Geneva, writing by Stev... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Olympic walk champion Schwazer fails another doping testusing the blood-booster EPO in 2012 and now faces a life ban from the sport. A
Olympic walk champion Schwazer fails another doping test
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
using the blood-booster EPO in 2012 and now faces a life ban from the sport. An assistant to one of his coaches said Schwazer would hold a news conference later on Wednesday. (Reporting by Isla Binnie and Steve Scherer, editing by Mitch Phi... Read more
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The Star
Olympic walk champion Schwazer fails another doping testusing the blood-booster EPO in 2012 and now faces a life ban from the sport. A
Olympic walk champion Schwazer fails another doping test
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
using the blood-booster EPO in 2012 and now faces a life ban from the sport. An assistant to one of his coaches said Schwazer would hold a news conference later on Wednesday. (Reporting by Isla Binnie and Steve Scherer, editing by Mitch Phi... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Olympic walk champion Schwazer fails another doping testusing the blood-booster EPO in 2012 and now faces a life ban from the sport. A
Olympic walk champion Schwazer fails another doping test
Reuters Sports News / Posted 3 days ago
using the blood-booster EPO in 2012 and now faces a life ban from the sport. An assistant to one of his coaches said Schwazer would hold a news conference later on Wednesday. (Reporting by Isla Binnie and Steve Scherer, editing by Mitch Phi... Read more
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Business Insider
US TO RUSSIA: We're staying in the Black Seaactivities in the Mediterranean. "We've been in the Mediterranean continuously
US TO RUSSIA: We're staying in the Black Sea
Business Insider / Posted 9 days ago
activities in the Mediterranean. "We've been in the Mediterranean continuously for 70 years now, since World War Two," Mabus said. "We've been keeping the sea lanes open...It's what we do." (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by Angus... Read more
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The Star
U.S. says it will stay in Black Sea despite Russian warningactivities in the Mediterranean. "We've been in the Mediterranean continuously
U.S. says it will stay in Black Sea despite Russian warning
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
activities in the Mediterranean. "We've been in the Mediterranean continuously for 70 years now, since World War Two," Mabus said. "We've been keeping the sea lanes open...It's what we do." (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by Angus... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. says it will stay in Black Sea despite Russian warningactivities in the Mediterranean. "We've been in the Mediterranean continuously
U.S. says it will stay in Black Sea despite Russian warning
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
activities in the Mediterranean. "We've been in the Mediterranean continuously for 70 years now, since World War Two," Mabus said. "We've been keeping the sea lanes open...It's what we do." (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by Angus... Read more
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The Star
Whisked to Rome from Khartoum:smuggling kingpin or wrong man?used to hang out with him in the Corner Cafe. "I wish I had had his luck to get
Whisked to Rome from Khartoum:smuggling kingpin or wrong man?
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
used to hang out with him in the Corner Cafe. "I wish I had had his luck to get to Rome on a special plane," he added. (Additional reporting by Khalid Abdelaziz in Khartoum and Lin Noueihed in Cairo and Steve Scherer in Rome; editing by Peter Gr... Read more
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Swissinfo
Whisked to Rome from Khartoum: people-smuggling kingpin or wrong man?with him in the Corner Cafe. "I wish I had had his luck to get to Rome on a spe
Whisked to Rome from Khartoum: people-smuggling kingpin or wrong man?
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
with him in the Corner Cafe. "I wish I had had his luck to get to Rome on a special plane," he added. (Additional reporting by Khalid Abdelaziz in Khartoum and Lin Noueihed in Cairo and Steve Scherer in Rome; editing by Peter Graff) reuters_tic... Read more
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Reuters
Whisked to Rome from Khartoum: people-smuggling kingpin or wrong man?used to hang out with him in the Corner Cafe. "I wish I had had his luck to get
Whisked to Rome from Khartoum: people-smuggling kingpin or wrong man?
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
used to hang out with him in the Corner Cafe. "I wish I had had his luck to get to Rome on a special plane," he added. (Additional reporting by Khalid Abdelaziz in Khartoum and Lin Noueihed in Cairo and Steve Scherer in Rome; editing by Peter Gr... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Whisked to Rome from Khartoum: people-smuggling kingpin or wrong man?used to hang out with him in the Corner Cafe. "I wish I had had his luck to get
Whisked to Rome from Khartoum: people-smuggling kingpin or wrong man?
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
used to hang out with him in the Corner Cafe. "I wish I had had his luck to get to Rome on a special plane," he added. (Additional reporting by Khalid Abdelaziz in Khartoum and Lin Noueihed in Cairo and Steve Scherer in Rome; editing by Peter Gr... Read more
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Reuters
3,000 migrants rescued off Italian coast; two bodies foundto have drowned off the Greek island of Crete last week. So far 2,809 deaths ha
3,000 migrants rescued off Italian coast; two bodies found
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
to have drowned off the Greek island of Crete last week. So far 2,809 deaths have been recorded this year, about 1,000 more than in the same period of last year, the IOM estimates. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; editing by Isla Binnie and Andrew Roc... Read more
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The Star
Some 3,000 boat migrants rescued, 2 dead - Italy coast guardcrisis, which is now in its third year. Almost 50,000 migrants have come ashore
Some 3,000 boat migrants rescued, 2 dead - Italy coast guard
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
crisis, which is now in its third year. Almost 50,000 migrants have come ashore in Italy this year, about 10 percent less than the same period last year, according to the Interior Ministry. (Reporting by Steve Scherer, editing by I... Read more
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The Star
Italy's Berlusconi to undergo heart surgery - doctorcrisis. Since then he has faced a number of legal woes and was ejected from th
Italy's Berlusconi to undergo heart surgery - doctor
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
crisis. Since then he has faced a number of legal woes and was ejected from the Senate in 2013 following a conviction for tax fraud. (Additional reporting by Valentina Consiglio, writing by Steve Scherer and Crispian Balmer; Editing by Gareth Jon... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Italy's Berlusconi to undergo heart surgery - doctoradmitted to hospital on Monday suffering from what his doctors called a "cardia
Italy's Berlusconi to undergo heart surgery - doctor
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
admitted to hospital on Monday suffering from what his doctors called a "cardiac deficiency". Zangrillo said Berlusconi should make a full recovery within a month. (Reporting by Ilaria Polleschi, writing by Steve Scherer, editing by Crispian Bal... Read more
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The Star
Italy's Berlusconi to undergo heart surgery - doctoradmitted to hospital on Monday suffering from what his doctors called a "cardia
Italy's Berlusconi to undergo heart surgery - doctor
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
admitted to hospital on Monday suffering from what his doctors called a "cardiac deficiency". Zangrillo said Berlusconi should make a full recovery within a month. (Reporting by Ilaria Polleschi, writing by Steve Scherer, editing by Crispian Bal... Read more
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Reuters
Suspected human trafficking kingpin extradited from Sudan to ItalyMedecins san Frontieres estimated that 900 died last week alone. (Reporting by
Suspected human trafficking kingpin extradited from Sudan to Italy
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
Medecins san Frontieres estimated that 900 died last week alone. (Reporting by Wladimir Pantaleone in Palermo. Additional reporting by Selam Gebrekidan; Writing by Crispian Balmer and Steve Scherer; Editing by David Gregorio and Andrew... Read more
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Swissinfo
Suspected human trafficking kingpin extradited from Sudan to ItalyFrontieres estimated that 900 died last week alone. (Reporting by Wladimir Pan
Suspected human trafficking kingpin extradited from Sudan to Italy
Swissinfo / Posted 18 days ago
Frontieres estimated that 900 died last week alone. (Reporting by Wladimir Pantaleone in Palermo. Additional reporting by Selam Gebrekidan; Writing by Crispian Balmer and Steve Scherer; Editing by David Gregorio and Andrew Heavens) reuters_ti... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Suspected human trafficking kingpin extradited from Sudan to ItalyMedecins san Frontieres estimated that 900 died last week alone. (Reporting by
Suspected human trafficking kingpin extradited from Sudan to Italy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
Medecins san Frontieres estimated that 900 died last week alone. (Reporting by Wladimir Pantaleone in Palermo. Additional reporting by Selam Gebrekidan; Writing by Crispian Balmer and Steve Scherer; Editing by David Gregorio and Andrew... Read more
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The Star
Suspected human trafficking kingpin extradited from Sudan to ItalyMedecins san Frontieres estimated that 900 died last week alone. (Reporting by
Suspected human trafficking kingpin extradited from Sudan to Italy
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
Medecins san Frontieres estimated that 900 died last week alone. (Reporting by Wladimir Pantaleone in Palermo. Additional reporting by Selam Gebrekidan; Writing by Crispian Balmer and Steve Scherer; Editing by David Gregorio and Andrew... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU food authority receives letter bomb in Italyof the building where the authority is housed were temporarily evacuated while
EU food authority receives letter bomb in Italy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
of the building where the authority is housed were temporarily evacuated while the bomb was neutralised la Repubblica newspaper's website said. (Reporting by Valentina Accardo in Parma, writing by Steve Scherer in Rome; Editing by Richard Balmfo... Read more
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The Star
EU food authority receives letter bomb in Italyof the building where the authority is housed were temporarily evacuated while
EU food authority receives letter bomb in Italy
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
of the building where the authority is housed were temporarily evacuated while the bomb was neutralised la Repubblica newspaper's website said. (Reporting by Valentina Accardo in Parma, writing by Steve Scherer in Rome; Editing by Richard Balmfo... Read more
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Swissinfo
EU food authority receives letter bomb in Italywhere the authority is housed were temporarily evacuated while the bomb was neu
EU food authority receives letter bomb in Italy
Swissinfo / Posted 18 days ago
where the authority is housed were temporarily evacuated while the bomb was neutralised la Repubblica newspaper's website said. (Reporting by Valentina Accardo in Parma, writing by Steve Scherer in Rome; Editing by Richard Balmforth) reuters_tick... Read more
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Swissinfo
Italy's 5-Star protest party likely to seize Rome in setback for PMstronghold, the PD-backed candidate won about 40 percent, less than expected, a
Italy's 5-Star protest party likely to seize Rome in setback for PM
Swissinfo / Posted 19 days ago
stronghold, the PD-backed candidate won about 40 percent, less than expected, and will face a right-wing candidate in the run-off. (Additional reporting by Steve Scherer, Editing by Crispian Balmer, Mark Bendeich and Angus MacSwan) reuters_ti... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Italy's Renzi not happy with vote, but sees no bearing on referendumvote then we would have seen the 5-Star and Northern League doing strongly ever
Italy's Renzi not happy with vote, but sees no bearing on referendum
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
vote then we would have seen the 5-Star and Northern League doing strongly everywhere. But that didn't happen," he said, arguing that local factors had weighed heavily across the country. (Reporting by Crispian Balmer; Editing by Steve... Read more
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The Star
Italy's Renzi not happy with local vote, but sees no bearing on referendumvote then we would have seen the 5-Star and Northern League doing strongly ever
Italy's Renzi not happy with local vote, but sees no bearing on referendum
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
vote then we would have seen the 5-Star and Northern League doing strongly everywhere. But that didn't happen," he said, arguing that local factors had weighed heavily across the country. (Reporting by Crispian Balmer; Editing by Steve... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Drowned migrant baby was probably Somali - Italian policeleak developed in the hull and from there "water poured in and the vessel sank,
Drowned migrant baby was probably Somali - Italian police
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
leak developed in the hull and from there "water poured in and the vessel sank, leaving no escape for any of the many migrants below deck, nor for those unable to swim," the police statement said. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by Gareth Jon... Read more
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The Star
Drowned migrant baby was probably Somali - Italian policeleak developed in the hull and from there "water poured in and the vessel sank,
Drowned migrant baby was probably Somali - Italian police
The Star / Posted 25 days ago
leak developed in the hull and from there "water poured in and the vessel sank, leaving no escape for any of the many migrants below deck, nor for those unable to swim," the police statement said. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by Gareth Jon... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU ships in Libyan waters would undermine Tripoli government - diplomatis that the Seraj government build a national consensus so that it can eventual
EU ships in Libyan waters would undermine Tripoli government - diplomat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
is that the Seraj government build a national consensus so that it can eventually enforce territorial control, and EU training and boats so that it can field its own coastguard fleet, Safar added. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by Gareth Jon... Read more
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The Star
EU ships in Libyan waters would undermine Tripoli government - diplomatis that the Seraj government build a national consensus so that it can eventual
EU ships in Libyan waters would undermine Tripoli government - diplomat
The Star / Posted 25 days ago
is that the Seraj government build a national consensus so that it can eventually enforce territorial control, and EU training and boats so that it can field its own coastguard fleet, Safar added. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by Gareth Jon... Read more
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CTV News
Photo of lifeless baby draws attention to thousands drowning in Mediterraneanwere saved. It was one of at least three shipwrecks in three days off the Ital
Photo of lifeless baby draws attention to thousands drowning in Mediterranean
CTV News / Posted 26 days ago
were saved. It was one of at least three shipwrecks in three days off the Italian coast last week. An estimated 700 died. Steve Scherer, a Rome-based journalist with Reuters, contacted the German rescuer, who did not want to be named. The man is a... Read more
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Swissinfo
Drowned baby picture captures week of tragedy in MediterraneanBy Steve Scherer ROME (Reuters) - A photograph of a drowned migrant baby in th
Drowned baby picture captures week of tragedy in Mediterranean
Swissinfo / Posted 26 days ago
By Steve Scherer ROME (Reuters) - A photograph of a drowned migrant baby in the arms of a German rescuer was distributed on Monday by a humanitarian organisation aiming to persuade European authorities to ensure safe passage to migrants, after... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Drowned Baby Picture Captures Week Of Tragedy In MediterraneanBy Steve Scherer ROME (Reuters) - A photograph of a drowned migrant baby in th
Drowned Baby Picture Captures Week Of Tragedy In Mediterranean
The Huffington Post / Posted 26 days ago
By Steve Scherer ROME (Reuters) - A photograph of a drowned migrant baby in the arms of a German rescuer was distributed on Monday by a humanitarian organization aiming to persuade European authorities to ensure safe passage to migrants, after... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pope gives awards to Richard Gere, George Clooney and Salma Hayekvalues can be transmitted by celebrities," said one of the organisers, Lorena B
Pope gives awards to Richard Gere, George Clooney and Salma Hayek
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
values can be transmitted by celebrities," said one of the organisers, Lorena Bianchetti, adding that the actors had agreed to be ambassadors for one of the foundation's arts projects. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by... Read more
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The Huffington Post
At Least 700 Migrants May Have Died At Sea In Past WeekBy Steve Scherer ROME (Reuters) - At least 700 migrants may have died at sea t
At Least 700 Migrants May Have Died At Sea In Past Week
The Huffington Post / Posted 27 days ago
By Steve Scherer ROME (Reuters) - At least 700 migrants may have died at sea this past week in the busiest week of migrant crossings from Libya towards Italy this year, Medecins San Frontieres and the UN Refugee agency said on Sunday. About 14,000... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Between 700-900 migrants may have died at sea this week - NGOsor those of their children in danger," Tommaso Fabri of MSF Italy said. (This
Between 700-900 migrants may have died at sea this week - NGOs
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
or those of their children in danger," Tommaso Fabri of MSF Italy said. (This version of the story has been refiled to add byline.) (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Additional reporting by Reuters TV in Reggio Calabria; Editing by Richard Bal... Read more
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The Star
Between 700-900 migrants may have died at sea this week - NGOsor those of their children in danger," Tommaso Fabri of MSF Italy said. (This
Between 700-900 migrants may have died at sea this week - NGOs
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
or those of their children in danger," Tommaso Fabri of MSF Italy said. (This version of the story has been refiled to add byline.) (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Additional reporting by Reuters TV in Reggio Calabria; Editing by Richard Bal... Read more
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Swissinfo
Between 700-900 migrants may have died at sea this week - NGOs900 had died during the week. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Between 700-900 migrants may have died at sea this week - NGOs
Swissinfo / Posted 27 days ago
900 had died during the week. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said more than 700 had drowned. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Additional reporting by Reuters TV in Reggio Calabria; Editing by Richard Balmforth) reuters_tick... Read more
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Reuters
Between 700-900 migrants may have died at sea this week: NGOsthat allow these people to come without putting their own lives or those of the
Between 700-900 migrants may have died at sea this week: NGOs
Reuters / Posted 27 days ago
that allow these people to come without putting their own lives or those of their children in danger," Tommaso Fabri of MSF Italy said. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Additional reporting by Reuters TV in Reggio Calabria; Editing by Richard Balmfo... Read more
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Swissinfo
Rescued migrants say ship sank off Italy with hundreds aboard - NGOsaid. Pope Francis met with children at the Vatican earlier in the day to talk
Rescued migrants say ship sank off Italy with hundreds aboard - NGO
Swissinfo / Posted 28 days ago
said. Pope Francis met with children at the Vatican earlier in the day to talk about migration, urging them to welcome migrants because they "are not dangerous, but in danger." (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by Paul Simao) reuters_... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rescued migrants say ship sank off Italy with hundreds aboard - NGOthe coast guard said. Pope Francis met with children at the Vatican earlier in
Rescued migrants say ship sank off Italy with hundreds aboard - NGO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
the coast guard said. Pope Francis met with children at the Vatican earlier in the day to talk about migration, urging them to welcome migrants because they "are not dangerous, but in danger." (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by Pau... Read more
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The Star
Rescued migrants say ship sank off Italy with hundreds aboard - NGOthe coast guard said. Pope Francis met with children at the Vatican earlier in
Rescued migrants say ship sank off Italy with hundreds aboard - NGO
The Star / Posted 28 days ago
the coast guard said. Pope Francis met with children at the Vatican earlier in the day to talk about migration, urging them to welcome migrants because they "are not dangerous, but in danger." (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by Pau... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Italian marine arrives home after four years in custody in Indiamonth. Italy argues that the case should not be heard in India because the inc
Italian marine arrives home after four years in custody in India
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
month. Italy argues that the case should not be heard in India because the incident occurred in international waters. India has said it remains confident the tribunal will decide in its favour. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by Helen Po... Read more
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Swissinfo
Italian marine arrives home after four years in custody in Indiathat the case should not be heard in India because the incident occurred in int
Italian marine arrives home after four years in custody in India
Swissinfo / Posted 28 days ago
that the case should not be heard in India because the incident occurred in international waters. India has said it remains confident the tribunal will decide in its favour. (Reporting by Steve Scherer; Editing by Helen Popper) reuter... Read more
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