1,000 migrants rescued off Libya
Multiple navies and Coast Guard vessels rescued migrants.
More than 1,000 migrants rescued from boats off Libya: Italy coast guard
Rescuers plucked more than a thousand migrants from overcrowded boats near Libya on Wednesday morning, Italy’s coast guard said, the most reported saved in a single day in three weeks.
The flow of migrants crossing the Mediterranean in rickety boats from Libya towards Italy’s southern tip had been abating with deteriorating weather conditions and as more people chose alternative routes into Europe.
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