Migrant Boats Capsize In Mediterranean, Up To 400 Feared Drowned

As many as 400 migrants are feared to have drowned, after their boats capsized in the Mediterranean Sea, as they attempted to reach Europe.

Hundreds of refugees are feared to have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea after their boats capsized on the way to Europe, a Somali ambassador has said.

More than 400 refugees are thought to have drowned, the Somali ambassador to Egypt told BBC Arabic.

Reports say the refugees were fleeing to Italy from Somalia, Ethiopia and Eritrea in four boats which were ill-equipped for the journey.

Categories: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Europe, Italy, Mediterranean Sea, Somalia, World

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