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Italy applauds Libya's decision on migrant 'search and rescue' zone
By Catherine MARCIANO with Michelle FITZPATRICK in Berlin
ATTENTION - RECASTS with Italian FM, CHANGES dateline ///
Rome, Aug 13, 2017 (AFP) - The Italian government on Sunday welcomed Libya's decision to bar foreign vessels from a stretch of water off its coast, as both countries struggle with a migrant crisis that has engulfed Europe in recent years.
The comments from Italian Foreign Minister Ange ...