migrants on the deck of rescue ship
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On board rescue boat with migrants travelling from Libya

Turkey may have closed its sea border to migrants, but many of them are making the journey from Africa via a longer route from Libya to Italy.

BBC correspondent Christian Fraser has spent a week on board a charity rescue boat in the Mediterranean which has now docked in the Italian port of Crotone.

  • 13 May 2016
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