Thousands of Refugees Rescued off the Coast of Libya

Thousands of refugees trying to reach Europe were rescued off the coast of Libya on Monday morning after their overcrowded wooden boats sent people falling into the Mediterranean Sea.
0:17 | 08/30/16

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Italian Coast Guard is reporting one of the biggest Mirant rescues to date the agency teamed up with a few other groups to pull 6500 migrants from overcrowded boats off the coast of Libya. Those rescued are set to be from Somalia and Eritrea. UN says more than 100000. Migrants have been rescued so far this year.

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