2.5 thousand refugees drowned in the Mediterranean since the beginning of the year. People are dying in a desperate attempt to reach Europe.
Photo 3-year-old aylana, washed up on the Turkish coast, has become a symbol of 2015. 2016 began with a tragedy off the coast of Catania is to Italy not swam 800. The figure is approximate. Only on the wooden boat that took on Board the nameless child, swam hundreds of people. 25 bodies found in water. 130 people rescued. Italy starts all over again, like a year ago. Spring again arrests of those who organize illegal transportation of migrants. Among the detained is the one who may 28 drove to Italy 884. The boat capsized, 45 people died, the captain survived. Captains always in vests.
2510 people died in the Mediterranean since the beginning of this year. 2119 - off the coast of Italy. Those who survived are still out there, where they came from. A plan for distribution adopted by the EU, not working, out of 160 thousand migrants moved only two. Data on the dead will now come every day, the sea calmed down, the season started. Sources in Syria, Libya and Tunisia confirm that those wishing to sail in Europe this year more than in the previous.
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