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    Hundreds of refugees arrive on Lampedusa

    euronews (in English)

    by euronews (in English)

    After almost a week's respite, three boatloads of immigrants have arrived on the italian island of Lampedusa. Coastguards say they number 900 and are a mix of refugees fleeing the conflict in Libya and economic migrants from sub-saharan Africa. There are women and children among them. ...