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140 Senegalese migrants drown after Spain-bound boat sank in deadliest accident

At least 140 people have drowned after a boat carrying around 200 migrants sank off the Senegalese coast, according to the UN migration agency IOM in a press statement released on Thursday. The shipwreck is the deadliest so far this year. Senegalese and Spanish navy units as well as nearby fishermen rescued 59 people and retrieved the remains of 20 …

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