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Service held for Lampedusa migrant ship disaster victims UPI.com
TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 12 (UPI) — More than 1,000 Eritreans gathered in a park in Tel Aviv Saturday to hold a memorial service for asylum-seekers who died on..
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Meanwhile, news of the tragic deaths at sea of close to 300 mostly Eritrean, Somali and … Sheila B. Keetharuth, the U.N. special rapporteur on Eritrea, said: “TheÂ …
Lampedusa sinking death toll at 359
The Japan Times
Only 155 of the about 545 migrants aboard the vessel, mainly from Eritrea, survived the disaster, the worst immigration tragedy for Italy in more than a decade.