126 died in migrant-boat wreck off Libya, survivors
(ANSA) - Rome, June 19 - Some 126 people died when a dinghy
carrying migrants sunk off the coasts of Libya between Thursday
and Friday, the International Organization for Migration (IOM)
was told by two Sudanese who arrived in Palermo on the Diciotti
ship of the Italian Coast on Monday.
IOM spokesman Flavio Di Giacomo said that there were 130
people on the boat and that two Nigerians and the Sudanese were
the only survivors.