Migrants on board an Italian war ship
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Migrants rescued from Mediterranean

The numbers may have fallen but migrants from the Middle East and beyond are still risking the Mediterranean crossing to reach Europe.

More than 1,000 migrants have died so far in 2016 trying to cross from Libya to Italy.

The BBC's Christian Fraser joins a charity vessel assisting Italian officials to rescue migrants from the waters.

  • 12 May 2016
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