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A handout picture taken and released on January 2, 2015 by the Icelandic Coast Guard shows the Ezadeen, a crewless merchant ship with 450 migrants on board, some 40 kilometres (25 miles) off Crotone on Italy's heel. Six coastguard officers were lowered from a helicopter onto the deck of the Ezadeen as it floated some 40 kilometres (25 miles) off Crotone on Italy's heel, the navy said. AFP PHOTO / ICELANDIC COAST GUARD
A handout picture taken and released on January 2, 2015 by the Icelandic Coast Guard shows the Ezadeen, a crewless merchant ship with 450 migrants on board, some 40 kilometres (25 miles) off Crotone on Italy's heel. Six coastguard officers were lowered from a helicopter onto the deck of the Ezadeen as it floated some 40 kilometres (25 miles) off Crotone on Italy's heel, the navy said. AFP PHOTO / ICELANDIC COAST GUARD

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The Italian Coast Guard has taken control of a ship containing hundreds of migrants. Barbie Nadeau reports.