Calls in Italy to rescue people at sea after fears of more migrant deaths


Politicians urge government to act as EU states are accused of abandoning boats in distress

Italian parliamentarians have urged the government to rescue people at sea amid fears that many migrants may have drowned over the weekend as they tried to make their way to Europe from Libya.

EU member states have been accused of abandoning people at sea after failing to respond to information provided by NGOs that four boats, carrying 258 migrants between them, were in distress.

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