Media playback is unsupported on your device

Oil tanker rescues hundreds of migrants

16 June 2014 Last updated at 19:04 BST

A Kuwaiti oil tanker has rescued hundreds of migrants from just off the Libyan coast.

The BBC's Matthew Price witnessed some of the migrants on the Al Salmi in Port Augusta in Sicily.

Most watched

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.