Six corpses found in migrant boat

Six bodies were recovered and 108 migrants were rescued from a semi-submerged rubber dinghy, Italy’s coast guard said on Monday, as boat arrivals accelerate amid calm seas. Source: Six corpses found in migrant boat, 108 rescued: Italy coast guard | Reuters

Italian coast guard: 2,900 saved

Italian coast guard ships and vessels from a multi-nation naval mission and humanitarian organizations rescued at least 2,900 migrants Sunday from 21 boats launched by smugglers from Libyan shores, authorities said. Source: Italian coast guard: 2,900 saved in several sea rescues – StarTribune.com