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Migrant Deaths in Mediterranean Bring Call for Action

International and humanitarian agencies are calling for swift action to prevent the deaths of migrants crossing the Mediterranean Sea from North Africa to Europe.  The latest disaster occurred late Saturday when a boat crammed with up to 700 migrants capsized near Libya.  Only a few dozen survivors have been rescued, though search and rescue missions continue, according to International Organization for Migration spokesman Joel Millman. "The waters are calm and the...

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