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Boat carrying migrants capsized off Libya; 57 presumed dead

A UN migration official confirmed that a boat with migrants on board off Libya met a sea mishap, leaving around 57 passengers assumed dead. According to International Organization for Migration spokesperson Safa Msheli, the boat departed from Khums, a western coastal town, on Sunday. It carried a total of 75 people. Msehli said 18 people were retrieved and were brought to shore on Monday. According to the reports of the survivors, who were from Ghana, Gambia, and Nigeria, the boat

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