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Thu 7 May 2015 12:47 PM

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Italy’s coastguard rescues 600 migrants in 24 hours

After two days adrift in the Mediterranean Sea, 98 migrants have been picked up by the Italian coastguard overnight. Italy has rescued at least 600 migrants in the past 24 hours and is pressing the EU for help to deal with the rising number of people making the perilous crossing to Europe.

(Source: euronews YouTube channel)