Forty migrants die as boat sinks off Libya (12)

IOL 2014.05.12 10:37
. . Tripoli - Forty people died and 51 others were rescued after a boat carrying mostly sub-Saharan African migrants sank off Libya's coast east of Tripoli, the Libyan government said on Sunday. The vessel appeared to have got into difficulty around 60km east of Tripoli, Rami Kaal, a spokesman for the Libyan ministry of interior said. Libya's porous borders with its sub-Saharan neighbours and its proximity to
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