500 feared lost off Malta after boat rammed and sinks, migrant group says

The migrants reportedly came from the Middle East and northeast Africa. Another boat, with 250 migrants on board, sank off the Libyan coast.

By , Associated Press

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About 500 Syrians, Palestinians, Egyptians and Sudanese are feared to have died after their boat was rammed and sank off the Malta coast last week, the International Organization for Migration said Monday.