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Italy rescues thousands of boat migrants

10.06.14 @ 09:32

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Italian vessels in the Mediterranean Sea rescued some 5,200 boat migrants in a three-day span, reports Reuters. Many of the migrants disembarked in Sicily where local officials are asking the EU for more support. "This isn't just Sicily's border, it's Europe's border, too," said a local mayor.

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