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On board a migrant rescue aircraft carrier

A huge surge in migrants arriving in Italy by sea is set to continue, the International Organization for Migration has warned.

Nearly 6,000 have arrived since Tuesday alone, it says.

The BBC's Richard Bilton was on board an aircraft carrier off the coast of Lampedusa.

  • 15 Apr 2016
  • From the section Europe
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