At least 80 migrants killed in boat explosion

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At least 80 migrants have been killed and dozens injured when the engine of a boat exploded in the North Atlantic Sea.
It happened near Cape Verde, off the western coast of Africa.
About 150 people were thought to be on the boat - mainly from Senegal and Gambia.
It was said to be making its way from Cape Verde to Spain.

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Senegal Cape Verde Gambia
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boat, explosion, migrants, killed, north atlantic, cape verde, senegal, gambia