43 Dead, 80 Survivors: Tragedy Strikes as Migrant Boat Breaks Apart Off Italy Coast

At least 43 people have died and 80 survivors have been reported after a migrant boat broke apart off the coast of Italy, according to The Associated Press.

The shipwreck happened off the coast of Calabria in southern Italy and left dozens of bodies on the beach, according to BBC. The Guardian reports that the bodies are believed to be refugees.

The Washington Post reports that the migrant boat near Italy broke apart, killing dozens.

The New York Post reports that the migrant shipwreck in southern Italy killed 43, with 80 survivors reported.

The tragedy has sparked an international outcry for more humane migration policies.

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