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HRW: Action Needed to Prevent Needless Migrant Deaths in Mediterranean

Posted August 17th, 2012 at 2:05 am (UTC-5)
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A Human Rights Watch report says coordinated action is needed to improve rescue operations in the Mediterranean for boat migrants making the “dangerous crossing” from North Africa to Europe. HRW says migrants who are in its words “fleeing persecution or seeking a better life” often make the journey in unseaworthy and dangerous boats. The organization […]

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