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UN: More Migrants Perish Crossing Mediterranean

The United Nations refugee agency says the death toll of migrants trying to reach Europe by crossing the Mediterranean continues to rise.  The UNHCR says 12 bodies have been recovered in the latest tragedy, which occurred when a boat overturned soon after departing from Libya.  The victims of this tragedy include a Syrian mother and her two small children, three Eritrean nationals and six other Africans of undetermined nationalities.  The U.N. refugee agency said it was...

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