Migrant Crisis: Libya Searches for More Bodies

Migrant Crisis: Libya Searches for More Bodies

(AP Photo)
(AP Photo)

(BBC) – Libyan workers continue to search for bodies at sea and on shore after two migrant vessels capsized on Thursday.

Around 200 people are feared to have drowned as they tried to cross from Zuwara, west of Tripoli, to Italy.

Police in Italy have detained 10 suspected traffickers after 52 people were found dead in the hold of a ship off the coast of Libya on Wednesday.

President Obama’s spokesman said the migrant crisis showed that unrest in the Middle East had a worldwide impact.

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