The M.V. Aquarius at sea
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The rescue ship saving thousands of migrant lives

The BBC gained special access to the M.V. Aquarius, which is charged with rescuing migrants making the dangerous journey from Libya to Europe.

The ship has saved thousands of migrants who would have otherwise drowned.

Video Journalist: Ultan Molloy

  • 17 May 2016