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At least 74 migrants died in a shipwreck on Thursday off the Libyan coast, the United Nations’ International Organization for Migration said.

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“The boat was reported to be carrying over 120 people, among them women and children. Forty-seven survivors have been brought to shore by the coast guard and fishermen and 31 bodies have been retrieved while the search for victims continues,” the IOM said in a statement.

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