UN refugee agency says presumed deaths of 400 migrants among the worst recent sea tragedies

April 15, 2015 2:11 PM

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UN refugee agency says presumed deaths of 400 migrants among the worst recent sea tragedies

In this picture taken on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 a woman waits to disembark from an Italian Navy vessel in the harbor of Reggio Calabria, southern Italy. The precise number of migrants who have perished in the Mediterranean sea as they flee poverty, war and other conflicts in Africa, the Middle East and Asia is unknown. Only the bodies that wash ashore or are found drowned in the sea or dead aboard, of thirst or exposure, by rescuers are counted. (AP Photo/Adriana Sapone) (The Associated Press)

Rescued migrants line up after disembarking at the southern Italian port of Corigliano, Italy, Wednesday, April 15, 2015. Survivors of a capsized migrant boat off Libya have told Tuesday, April 14, the aid group Save the Children that an estimated 400 people are believed to have drowned. Even before...

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