Six bodies retrieved, 29 migrants presumed dead in boat shipwreck off Libya -IOM
CAIRO - A small wooden boat carrying about 35 migrants capsized off the Libyan coast and six bodies have been retrieved, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Saturday. The 29 others are missing and presumed dead after Friday's accident, it said. At least 53 migrants have been reported dead or missing off Libya this week alone, the IOM said. (Reporting by Ahmed
UN says boat capsizes off Libya, 35 dead or presumed dead
A migrant boat has capsized off the Libyan coast, leaving at least 35 people dead or presumed dead, the U.N. migration agency said Saturday. It was the second tragedy in less than a week involving migrants departing from North Africa to seek a better life in Europe.