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Inside the dangerous migrant journey to Italy

There has been a dramatic surge of migrants fleeing North Africa and the Middle East by boat in an attempt to reach Italy. The vessels are often left drifting in a journey that's become dangerous and deadly. Clarissa Ward reports from an Italian Coast Guard ship that recently rescued 301 migrants.
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