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Italy makes arrests over migrant deaths

23.07.14 @ 08:59

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Italian authorities arrested five people for their alleged involvement in the deaths of over 100 migrants in a boating disaster over the weekend, reports AFP. Survivors said some 110 were tossed overboard, 60 of them stabbed. Another 30 perished in the hull of the boat from suffocation.