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Migrants, IOM: “75 dead in shipwreck in front of Libya”. 350 rescued by the Coast Guard: landed in Porto Empedocle

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In a Tweet the International Organization for Migration (IOM) writes that “over 75 migrants drowned last Wednesday after leaving Libya, according to the testimony of 15 survivors rescued by fishermen and brought to Zuara”. The spokesperson for Oim Safa Msehli, also on Twitter, added that “this is the cost of inaction”, recalling that since the beginning of the year “at least 1,300 men, women and children have drowned in an attempt to cross the central Mediterranean”.

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by Alessandra Ziniti


In the meantime, the 350 migrants rescued in the night between Friday and Saturday arrived in Porto Empedocle on board the Coast Guard ship Dattilo. They were on a fishing boat more than 70 miles from the Sicilian coast, in the Italian SAR area of ​​responsibility. The unit was in danger due to bad weather conditions and the large number of people on board.

The 75 migrants of the boat lost in the Mediterranean are rescued in Lampedusa

by Alessia Candito


The National Coast Guard Operations Center, having received the report, sent the Dattilo ship and patrol boats to the site. The migrants, including more than 40 minors, were rescued by patrol boats and later taken to the Dattilo ship. The Coast Guard also rescued a boat in difficulty with 70 migrants on board: rescued, they were then safely brought to Lampedusa yesterday.

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