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Death toll in migrant crossing attempt in Mediterranean rises to at least 64

Death toll in migrant crossing attempt in Mediterranean rises to at least 64
From CBC - January 8, 2018

The UN migration agency has raised the probable death toll to 64 in the weekend sinking of a smugglers' rubber dinghy in the Mediterranean Sea off Libya.

The Italian coast guard, hours after the boat started sinking Saturday due to a puncture, rescued 86 people from it and retrieved the bodies of eight dead women.

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