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OCT 12, 2013 - Huffington Post

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Malta Shipwreck: Dozens Drown As Migrant Boat Capsizes In Strait Of Sicily, Nearly 200 Rescued

VALLETTA, Malta -- VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — A Maltese ship brought 143 survivors, mostly Syrians, from a capsized smugglers' boat to Malta on Saturday, as the second migrant tragedy in the Strait of Sicily in just over a week sharpened calls for humanitarian corridors to allow safe passage of refugees fleeing war and repression. At least 34 people drowned when the boat capsized Friday afternoon about 65 miles (105 kilometers) southeast of Lampedusa, in waters where Malta has search and rescue responsibilities. A joint Italian-Malta operation rescued nearly 200 people after the Italian Coast ... Read More

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