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2009 Mediterranean Sea migrant shipwreck - Wikipedia, the free ...

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On 27 March 2009, at least one boat carrying migrants from Libya to Italy capsized. The boat is believed to have been carrying 250 migrants from Egypt, Tunisia, ...

Traffickers turn to teenagers to drive migrant boats ... - The Guardian

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Nov 18, 2014 ... People smugglers in Egypt and Libya are escaping justice by using ... Rescuers from the Italian navy help migrants climb on their boat in the Mediterranean. .... He is being held at a foster centre in Catania, and is due to go on ...

Amid Record Waves of Refugees, Italy Finding Limits to Its ...

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Italy is struggling to deal with the record numbers of refugees arriving there from Africa ... Most came via Libya, aboard or rescued from broken-down fishing boats piloted by human traffickers. Others began their nautical odyssey in Egypt or Tunisia. ... Conditions in the center were terrible, and on September 20, the migrants .....

UNHCR - Italy

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In the first seven months of 2014, more than 87,000 people arrived in Italy by sea, mainly .... and asylum-seekers arriving by boat to the shores of Southern Europe. ... Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea ..... In the northern Italian commercial and financial centre of Milan, a refugee ...

UNHCR urges Italy to improve facilities on Lampedusa as boat

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Oct 9, 2013 ... LAMPEDUSA ISLAND, Italy, October 9 (UNHCR) – The UN refugee agency has called on Italy to urgently renovate a crowded reception centre ...

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What You Need to Know About the E.U.'s Refugee Crisis | TIME

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Apr 20, 2015 ... ... detention centers in so-called “third countries” like Morocco, Egypt ... Italian navy rescues asylum seekers traveling by boat off the coast of ...

Out of Syria, Into a European Maze - NYTimes.com

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Nov 30, 2013 ... A boat packed with Syrian refugees fleeing the war bobbed in the sea .... For reasons of proximity, most Syrians travel through Egypt rather than .... point into Italy's immigration system is a nondescript holding center on the ...

'We cannot live here anymore': Refugees from Syria in Egypt

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Oct 17, 2013 ... The journey from Egypt's north coast to Italy – where the boats carrying refugees .... According to the Egyptian Center for Economic and Social.

Italy's Libyan Refugee Camp Horror - The Daily Beast

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Mar 21, 2011 ... ... refugees fleeing the troubled conflict zones in Tunisia, Egypt, and Libya. ... Italy fears that the boats are increasingly infiltrated with thugs and terrorists, ... Lampedusa's migrant detention center houses just 850 detainees.

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Illegal immigration by boat: A dangerous, but common way of ...

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Apr 30, 2014 ... Boat migrants comprise less than 10% of the more than 1 million new ... by one immigration official to be in the hundreds of thousands Italian ... countries before taking the final voyage from ports in Egypt or Libya. ... Phillip Connor is a former research associate focusing on religion at Pew Research Center.

Italy Undertakes Lonely, Expensive Mission To Aid Migrants At Sea ...

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Aug 24, 2014 ... Italian authorities are trying to track and intercept boats bringing migrants on ... Inside the command center, Rear Adm. Michele Saponaro, head of ... most depart from the shores of Libya, now gripped by lawlessness, or Egypt.

Syrian migrants tell of perilous journey to Italy's coast - LA Times

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Apr 23, 2015 ... The fourth boat used for his family's journey, packed with about 500 ... Omar Ibrahim said Thursday at a train station in the shadow of Italy's snowcapped Mt. Etna. ... small boats to elude Egyptian and other coast guard patrols along the ... sent to a detention center,” Ibrahim said at the crowded train station...

Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival - Al Jazeera English

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Jul 17, 2014 ... Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to ... week ago, as most of the people who go through the reception centre for migrants ... Fifteen-year-old Haseen Mohamed Musa, an Egyptian, has been living on ... Italian boats patrol the waters and EU countries carry out flights ...

Refugees hold out in Sicily′s Catania | Refugees′ hopes - Europe ...

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Apr 24, 2015 ... Refugees board boats in North Africa headed for Europe, and often end ... He says Italy has identified three heads of Egyptian trafficking rings and ... the young migrants staying at the welcome centers here, which puts them at ...