Mystery surrounds deaths of migrants

NATO denies accusations that it ignored cries for help from migrants fleeing north Africa by boat.

    NATO forces in the Mediterranean are accused of leaving a boat full of African migrants to die. Reports say 61 people died in March after patrol vessels failed to answer distress calls.

    Al Jazeera's Jonah Hull reports on the mystery surrounding the deaths.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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