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More than 700 migrants feared dead in three Mediterranean sinkings

by firstsource newsMay 29, 2016

UNHCR says it is now certain that last week was the deadliest since April 2015 as rescue teams describe shocking scenes

More than 700 people are believed to have drowned in the Mediterranean last week, the deadliest seven days for -bound asylum seekers in more than a year.

The casualties happened in three separate incidents on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday after more than 13,000 people set sail from Libya for in an eight-day period.

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