At least 110 feared dead in migrant shipwreck off Libya

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© AFP/File | Migrants wait to be rescued in the Mediterranean Sea about 12 nautical miles north of Libya on October 4, 2016

ROME (AFP) – At least 110 people are feared drowned off Libya after a migrant shipwreck, the UN’s refugee agency said Thursday, quoting survivor testimony.”A vessel will around 140 people on board overturned Wednesday just a few hours after setting off from Libya, throwing everyone into the water. Only 29 people survived,” UNHCR spokesperson Carlotta Sami told AFP.

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