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Italy rescues 1,200 boat migrants

19.03.14 @ 08:51

  1. By EUOBSERVER

Italy rescued around 1,200 boat migrants on Tuesday, reports AFP. Some 13 different boats were intercepted near and around Sicily. 50 women and 25 children were also onboard. Another 600 migrants from Syria, Palestine, and Eritreans were rescued on Monday by the Italians.