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25 People Found Dead & 246 Rescued By MSF

28 October 2016

25 men and women died in the Central Mediterranean and were found by the Doctors Without Borders (MSF) search and rescue ship Bourbon Argos, in a overcrowded rubber boat some 26 nautical miles from the Libyan coastline. One hundred and seven survivors were rescued from the same boat and a further 139 from a nearby rubber raft. Following this interview the numbers changed to 29 dead and 7 medically evacuated.