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Open Arms Boat Rescues 265 Migrants in Mediterranean

Al Jazeera – The humanitarian ship is seeking a port of safety for migrants its crew rescued from the Mediterranean Sea.

A Spanish-flagged humanitarian ship on Sunday was seeking a port of safety for 265 migrants its crew rescued from the Mediterranean Sea in the last few days.

The Open Arms charity tweeted that its vessel on Saturday had safely brought on board 96 migrants who had been adrift in a wooden boat without life vests in international waters. It said the passengers, most of them from Eritrea, included two women and 17 minors and were suffering from hypothermia.

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