There would be 43 people missing (and with all probability death) in the umpteenth shipwreck of which one victim was left boat of migrants who attempted to cross the Mediterranean from North Africa; announced the Red crescent of Tunisia that in the rescue operations succeeded in rescue 84 people, all Sudanese, Eritrean, Egyptian and Bengali refugees. The boat has set sail from the Libyan port of Zuwara. The survivors were taken back to a reception center in Tunisia. It is not known if connected to this another tragedy referred to by the World Immigration Organization (Oim): the bodies of 14 lifeless people (including a child and a woman) were found on the beach of Zawia, in Libya. the gruesome daily reality in the Central Mediterranean commented Oim’s spokesperson Safa Msehli.
Do not stop in the meantime disembark in Lampedusa: they landed on the island in the morning 215 people. There are six boats that have touched the Italian coast in a few hours, some of them have received the rescue of the Italian Coast Guard others completed the crossing on their own.
He also dedicated an editorial to the issue of immigration l’Osservatore Romanor. The official organ of the Holy See headlines the article Mediterranean cemetery. Yet another boat loaded with unfortunates, which arrived in Libya from Eritrea, Sudan, Bangladesh and other crisis areas, could not hold the load and capsized in the middle of the sea – writes the Vatican newspaper -. The tragedies in the Mediterranean, by now, are no longer counted – underlines -, so much so that Pope francesco, at the Angelus of 13 June, he called the Mediterranean the largest cemetery in Europe. TO Porto Empedocle (Agrigento) today have been transferred the bodies of 7 migrants death after the overturning of a boat in front of Lampedusa.
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