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Private service for migrants who died at sea

Funeral to mark the death of hundreds of migrants who died trying to reach Italy earlier this month held in Sicily.

Last Modified: 20 Oct 2013 21:06
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A private service has been held to mark the death of hundreds of migrants who died trying to reach Italy earlier this month.

The government had promised a state funeral for the victims.

But as Claudio Lavanga reports from Agrigento in Sicily, that may have just been political rhetoric.

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