Europe Could military action help solve Europe's Mediterranean refugee crisis?

Though striking the refugee-smugglers might briefly disrupt the flow of migrants from Libya to Italy, it doesn't address what's causing the crisis in the first place.

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After the worst ever tragedy among refugees in the Mediterranean, in which an estimated 750 perished, locked inside the hold of a boat that capsized last week, European leaders vowed to tackle head-on the smuggling gangs in Libya.