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Migrants Tell European Rescuers Five Ships Passed Them By in Mediterranean

A European rescue group says migrants stranded in the Mediterranean told it five ships passed them by and refused to help until one of the group's ships finally picked them up Friday. "It seems the very principle of rendering assistance to persons in distress at sea is now at stake," Aloys Vimard of the group SOS Mediterranee said Sunday. "Policies designed to prevent people from reaching Europe at all costs are resulting in more suffering and even riskier journeys to...

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