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UN: Libyan coast guard intercepts 83 Europe-bound migrants

Jul. 12, 2020 12:23 PM EDT

CAIRO (AP) — Libya’s coast guard intercepted 83 migrants on a boat heading for Europe and brought them to a detention center in western Libya, the U.N. migration agency said Sunday. Safa Mselhi, a spokesperson for the International Organization for Migration, said the migrants were mostly from Sudan...

CORRECTS CIRCUMSTANCES IN WHICH STATUE WAS VANDALIZED. Red paint and words in Italian reading ‘’racist

Legacy of late Italian journalist stained by colonial past

Jun. 14, 2020 5:00 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — The colonial past of a highly revered Italian journalist has become a flashpoint in Italy's Black Lives Matters protests, as detractors defaced a statue in his honor and seek its removal from a city park near where he was once attacked by the far-left Red Brigades. Milan Mayor Giuseppe Sala...