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  1. Christmas reminds us that Jesus was a migrant like todaya s refugees, says Pope FrancisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Religion News Service

    ... migrant mother with child disembarks from an MSF, Medecins Sans Frontieres, vessel in the Sicilian harbour of Catania, Italy, on Nov. 6, 2016. Photo courtesy of Reuters/Antonio Parrinello Francis also thanked the children who decorated the tree with ... 4 comments

  2. Minimal Effort NYE Party in LA: Recondite, Simian Mobile Disco and many moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Brooklynvegan

    ... below. Recondite - 2016/17 Tour Dates Dec 03 The Factory at Magic City Studios Miami, FL Dec 07 Industrie Catania, Italy Dec 10 I Love Techno Festival 2016 Montpellier, France Dec 31 Los Angeles Center Studios Los Angeles, CA Jan 07 Warung Be ...

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  3. Commercial sex worker: Nike Adekunle's killing strikes fear in Nigerian community in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 | Vanguard

    By Tom Esslemont When Italian prosecutor Lina Trovato first came across a sex trafficking suspect called "Mummy", she sensed she was onto something especially sinister. The code name had appeared several times in wiretapped conversations between Nigerian gang members in Italy and their apparently female boss back in the West African state.

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  4. Insight - As asylum-seekers clog Italy's courts, Europe is no helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Migrants disembark from a MSF vessel in the Sicilian harbour of Catania, Italy, November 6, 2016. REUTERS/Antonio Parrinello In Trovato's office near Rome's Trevi Fountain, bulky columns of paperwork cover every inch of the bespectacled civil servant's desk.

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  5. Over 640 boat migrants arrive in SicilyRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 24 | Newkerala.com

    Catania , Nov 24 : A total of 641 migrants including 95 minors and pregnant women reached the Sicilian port of Catania on Thursday after they were rescued from the Mediterranean, Italian coastguard reported. [NK World] There were 146 women aboard the rescue ship or whom 12 were pregnant and 85 of the minors were unaccompanied.

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  6. Carsharing used by 700,000 ItaliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | ANSA.it

    Rome, November 23 - Bike sharing, car sharing and carpooling continue to rise in popularity in Italy, according to the first nationwide report on 'Sharing Mobility'. Some 700,000 Italians engage in carsharing with Milan and Rome accounting for 60%, while 13,770 bikes across the country are used for bike sharing in 200 municipalities - a record for Europe.

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  7. Growing communities as migrants settle inRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 17 | Scotsman.com

    The Mediterranean island of Sicily has always been a crossroads of cultures and agriculture, a legacy that today is manifested in the richness and diversity of its food production and gastronomic heritage. In ancient times, the vine and the olive tree of Sicily were the most important crops.

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  8. Rescued migrants recount smugglers' violence as Mediterranean death toll mounts, 100 more missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | The Japan Times

    Members of Maltese NGO MOAS help people to board a small rescue boat during a Nov. 5 rescue operation of migrants and refugees by the Topaz Responder ship run by Moas and the Red Cross off the coast of Libya. A hundred migrants were feared drowned Thursday after yet another migrant shipwreck off the Libyan coast, raising the number of those missing feared drowned this week to 340.

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  9. Fresh horror in Med as another 100 migrants feared drowned Rome (AFP) ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Yahoo!

    A hundred migrants were feared drowned Thursday after yet another migrant shipwreck off the Libyan coast, raising the number of those missing feared drowned this week to 340. Doctors Without Borders said around 100 people were believed to have drowned in the Mediterranean on Wednesday, according to 27 migrants who had been plucked to safety and were being brought to Italy.

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  10. Group says migrant death toll from sea crossings hits recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | The Washington Post

    Migrants wait to disembark from Italian Coast Guard patrol vessel Diciotti in the Sicilian harbour of Catania, Italy, November 16, 2016. MILAN - Four Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks in the past 2 A1 2 days have caused about 340 migrants to die or go missing, making 2016 the deadliest year on record for asylum seekers risking the dangerous voyage to Europe, a migration organization said Thursday.

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  11. Italian-Albanian drug gang bustedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | ANSA.it

    Ragusa, November 17 - Over 150 officers took part Thursday morning in a massive operation against an alleged international drug trafficking ring. Arrest warrants were issued for 17 individuals by the Catania anti-mafia unit in Sicily and 17 search warrants were issued for others after investigations by the Modica and Ragusa police.

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  12. More than 240 migrants feared dead in Mediterranean this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Trend

    More than 240 migrants died or went missing in the Mediterranean this week, humanitarian groups said on Wednesday, as another 580 people were pulled from overcrowded boats, Reuters reported. On Monday a rubber boat ripped and flipped over with about 150 on board, U.N. refugee agency spokesman Iosta Ibba quoted some of the 15 survivors as saying when they arrived in Catania on Sicily's east coast.

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  13. Italian Coastguard Brings 500 African Migrants Ashore in a One DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Breitbart.com

    Almost 500 migrants arrived at the port of Catania on Wednesday after being rescued earlier this week near the coast of Libya, with the influx of refugees heading to Europe showing no signs of slowing. Hundreds of migrants, mostly men from sub-Saharan Africa, huddled under grey blankets on the deck of the Italian coast guard vessel Diciotti as they started to disembark in pouring rain.

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  14. UPDATE 1-More than 240 migrants feared dead in Mediterranean this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Reuters

    A migrant refreshes himself with water as he waits to disembark from Italian Coast Guard patrol vessel Diciotti in the Sicilian harbour of Catania, Italy, November 16, 2016. Migrants wait to disembark from Italian Coast Guard patrol vessel Diciotti in the Sicilian harbour of Catania, Italy, November 16, 2016.

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  15. Le Pen says 'world peace' would gain from a Trump-Putin-Le Pen trioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Reuters

    ... day of renewed bombing that has killed at least 32 people, a war monitor, medics and emergency workers said. CATANIA, Italy More than 240 migrants died or went missing in the Mediterranean this week, humanitarian groups said on Wednesday, as another ...

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  16. Mexico boosts support for its migrants in the U.S. after Trump winRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Reuters

    ... day of renewed bombing that has killed at least 32 people, a war monitor, medics and emergency workers said. CATANIA, Italy More than 240 migrants died or went missing in the Mediterranean this week, humanitarian groups said on Wednesday, as another ...

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  17. Parts of Mosul come back to life, but dangers are close byRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Reuters

    ... officials in Kabul on Wednesday, a security official at the scene in the Afghan capital told Reuters. CATANIA, Italy Almost 500 migrants arrived at the port of Catania on Wednesday after being rescued earlier this week near the coast of Libya, with ...

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  18. Almost 500 migrants reach Italy, more deaths reported at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Reuters

    Almost 500 migrants arrived at the port of Catania on Wednesday after being rescued earlier this week near the coast of Libya, with the influx of refugees heading to Europe showing no signs of slowing. Hundreds of migrants, mostly men from sub-Saharan Africa, huddled under gray blankets on the deck of the Italian coast guard vessel Diciotti as they started to disembark in pouring rain.

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  19. China calls for new private bank to rejuvenate northeastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Reuters

    ... (Reporting by David Stanway and Beijing monitoring desk, Writing by Elias Glenn; Editing by Jacqueline Wong) CATANIA, Italy, Nov 15 Almost 500 migrants arrived at the port of Catania on Wednesday after being rescued earlier this week near the coast ...

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  20. UPDATE 1-China calls for new private bank to rejuvenate northeastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Reuters

    ... (Reporting by David Stanway and Beijing monitoring desk, Writing by Elias Glenn; Editing by Jacqueline Wong) CATANIA, Italy, Nov 15 Almost 500 migrants arrived at the port of Catania on Wednesday after being rescued earlier this week near the coast ...

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