At least 15 Gaza migrants killed as boat capsizes in Mediterranean

September 14, 2014 6:22 PM

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Reports say ship, bound for Italy, may have carried as many as 160 people and 72 have been rescued.

At least 15 migrants from Gaza who reached Egypt via tunnels and were trying to reach Italy were killed on Saturday when their boat capsized in the Mediterranean, media reports say.

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