Dozens of migrants are feared drowned after boat capsizes in Mediterranean

Business Insider | 7/1/2017 | Gavin Jones, Reuters
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ROME (Reuters) - Around 60 migrants drowned after the rubber dinghy they were traveling in capsized in the Mediterranean, survivors told the International Organization for Migration when they arrived in Italy, the IOM said on Friday.

Eighty survivors were rescued and brought to the southern Italian port of Brindisi, where they said that their boat originally carried around 140 people, IOM spokesman Flavio Di Giacomo said on Twitter.

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Di Giacomo tweeted that the dinghy had gone down this week but did not specify on which day. It was not immediately possible to reach him directly.

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