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  • 01:02 Fourteen Migrant Bodies Recovered In The Continuing Exodus From North Africa

    Fourteen Migrant Bodies Recovered In The Continuing Exodus From North Africa

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    An Irish military ship has recovered 14 bodies from a small unseaworthy fishing boat carrying more than 500 migrants. The vessel was found around 80 kilometers north-west of the Libyan capital Tripoli. The cause of death is as yet unknown but migrants are

  • 00:27 Migrant Boat Carrying 100s Capsizes Off Libya

    Migrant Boat Carrying 100s Capsizes Off Libya

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    A fishing boat carrying an estimated 600 migrants capsized on Wednesday in the Mediterranean north of Libya, and at least 150 people were spotted in the sea, Irish military officials said.

  • 02:08 Hundreds Feared Dead As Migrant Boat Capsizes Off Libya

    Hundreds Feared Dead As Migrant Boat Capsizes Off Libya

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    Hundreds of migrants are feared to have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea after their overcrowded fishing boat capsized off the coast of Libya. The boat overturned after a rescue vessel came in sight, as migrants rushed to one side. The Irish navy told the

  • 01:55 Gabon Deports Over 500 To Nigeria

    Gabon Deports Over 500 To Nigeria

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    Gabon Deports Over 500 To Nigeria

  • 02:21 Libya's Migrants 'treated Like Animals'

    Libya's Migrants 'treated Like Animals'

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    As migrants continue to risk life and limb to reach Europe from Africa, Libya has become the main hub for traffickers plying their illegal trade in human cargo. Those migrant boats that make the crossing, usually arrive at Lampedusa, or Sicily. Alex Jakan

  • 00:35 Raw Video: Over 1500 Migrants Rescued At Sea In One Day

    Raw Video: Over 1500 Migrants Rescued At Sea In One Day

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    Over 1500 migrants are rescued at sea while attempting the dangerours Mediterranean crossing from Libya to Europe The Italian navy handed out video showing one of their units rescuing hundreds of migrants on Monday (August 10) in the Sicily Channel. The I

  • 02:07 South African Organisation Helping Migrants Return Home

    South African Organisation Helping Migrants Return Home

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    An organisation in South Africa is helping people, who migrated, make the journey home. So far, it's brought back more than 350,000 from overseas and many of them have returned with the ability to create jobs. CCTV's Angelo Coppola reports.

  • 01:57 About 200 Feared Dead As Boat Capsizes Off Libyan Coast

    About 200 Feared Dead As Boat Capsizes Off Libyan Coast

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    Libya on Friday recovered the bodies of 82 migrants washed ashore after their overcrowded boat sank on its way to Europe, while Austria said a small girl was among one of the 71 refugees, who had been found dead in the back of an abandoned freezer truck.

  • 00:30 Nearly 2,000 Migrants Have Been Rescued Off Libyan Coast

    Nearly 2,000 Migrants Have Been Rescued Off Libyan Coast

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    Nearly 2,000 migrants and refugees were rescued off the Libyan coast on Monday as they were trying to cross the Mediterranean. In a dramatic video released by the Italian coast guard, workers can be seen urging migrants and refugees not to move too much t

  • 00:35 Dozens Of Migrants Rescued Off The Coast Of Libya

    Dozens Of Migrants Rescued Off The Coast Of Libya

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    Bodies of five people have been recovered off the coast of Libya. Well over 500 people have been rescued. The migrants are refugees are mostly from Syria and Bangladesh. They had been travelling in two large rubber dinghies and nine other smaller boats. T

  • 01:28 Egypt Calls For More Secure Borders After Deadly Capsize

    Egypt Calls For More Secure Borders After Deadly Capsize

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    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi says there's no justification for the deaths of more than 160 migrants after a ship capsized off the country's Mediterranean coast last week. He has called for improved border security to address the migrant crisis.

  • 01:44 Over 300 Migrants Hoping To Reach Italy Rescued At Sea

    Over 300 Migrants Hoping To Reach Italy Rescued At Sea

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    At least 340 migrants and refugees have been rescued while trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea. The migrants and refugee include women and children who left the Libyan coast in hope of getting to Italy. Some of them came from as far as Pakistan. Accordi

  • 01:21 EU And Nigeria To Reach A Deal On African Migrants

    EU And Nigeria To Reach A Deal On African Migrants

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    The European Union and Nigeria are set to reach a deal on how to send migrants back to Africa's most populous country in order to curb migration flows into the EU. CCTV'S Kelechi Emekalam has more.

  • 00:43 239 Migrants Perish Off The Libyan Coast

    239 Migrants Perish Off The Libyan Coast

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    At least 239 migrants have died in two shipwrecks off the Libyan coast. Carlotta Sami, a spokeswoman for the U.N. refugee agency UNHCR, said the information was confirmed by two survivors brought ashore on the Italian island of Lampedusa. No bodies have s

  • 01:53 EU To Train & Equip Libyan Coast Guards To Help Limit Migrant Flow

    EU To Train & Equip Libyan Coast Guards To Help Limit Migrant Flow

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    Migrants coming from Libya are a major concern for Europe. The European commission now says it is working to empower the Libyan Coast Guard and create an anti-trafficking network in the coming two months. Adel EL Mahrouky with more

  • 03:00 Uganda Continues To Welcome Migrants Fleeing Regional Crisis

    Uganda Continues To Welcome Migrants Fleeing Regional Crisis

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    Uganda is hosting an ever-growing number of refugees - with figures now over 800,000. Many of the refugees seeking safety are from neighboring South Sudan, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Somalia. But despite the burden, Uganda keeps its doors open.

  • 02:01 Many Sub-Saharan Migrants Setting Their Base In Algeria

    Many Sub-Saharan Migrants Setting Their Base In Algeria

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    Thousands of sub-Saharan migrants are fleeing to Algeria every year. Some are escaping war and conflict, or seeking better economic opportunities, while others land in that country as part of their journey to Europe. Here's more on that story.

  • 03:23 149 Migrants Repatriated From Libya

    149 Migrants Repatriated From Libya

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    149 Nigerians have returned from Libya with the assistance of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). The migrants arrived the country on Thursday after failed attempts to cross over to Europe from Libya. CGTN's Deji Badmus reports.

  • 02:09 Tunisia Receives Migrants Despite Opposition To Migrant Centres

    Tunisia Receives Migrants Despite Opposition To Migrant Centres

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    Tunisia continues to receive migrants from the continent on humanitarian grounds. This is despite its position last month when it rejected a proposal by Italy to have migrant centers set up in Africa to stop the tide of asylum-seekers heading towards west