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Migrants from Eritrea hold their children during a rescue operation in the Mediterranean sea, about 13 miles north of Sabratha, Libya. They were rescued on August 29, 2016, from a crowded wooden boat as they fled from Libya.
Migrants from Eritrea hold their children during a rescue operation in the Mediterranean sea, about 13 miles north of Sabratha, Libya. They were rescued on August 29, 2016, from a crowded wooden boat as they fled from Libya.

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6,500 migrants rescued in Mediterranean

The Italian Coast Guard says it has rescued around 6,500 migrants in just over a day. CNN's Barbie Nadeau reports.

6,500 migrants rescued in Mediterranean

The Italian Coast Guard says it has rescued around 6,500 migrants in just over a day. CNN's Barbie Nadeau reports.