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African migrants suffocate on voyage to Italy

Italian rescuers have found 18 bodies on a boat carrying hundreds of asylum-seekers and another died while being evacuated, the ANSA news agency reports. All were apparently killed by toxic fumes from the boat’s engine. The boat, with 600 people on board, was intercepted on Saturday south of the island of Lampedusa, Italy’s southernmost point... 
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Added July 19, 2014
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