15 Refugees Drown as Boat Capsizes Off Libyan Coast

HeadlineMar 01, 2021

At least 15 refugees drowned off the coast of Libya after their boat capsized Sunday. This is the second refugee shipwreck in the Mediterranean in less than two weeks. The rubber boat was carrying over 100 people, including children, trying to reach European soil. According to the U.N., more than 20,000 refugees have died in the Mediterranean since 2014.

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