Europe Deadly Mediterranean shipwreck spurs European U-turn on migrant crisis

The biggest shift in Europe's thinking: how it might reduce migration at the source by stabilizing countries like Libya.

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Launched just six months ago, the European Union's "Triton" Mediterranean patrol mission was meant to end an Italian search-and-rescue operation viewed as too expensive and too much of an incentive for migrants to illegally cross the sea to try and reach Europe.