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Migrants rescued in central Mediterranean

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Migrants give signals with mobile phones to NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants give signals with mobile phones to NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants give signals with mobile phones to NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Migrants give signals to NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants give signals to NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants give signals to NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Members of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat help migrants during the rescue of a boat in the central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Members of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat help migrants during the rescue of a boat in the central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Members of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat help migrants during the rescue of a boat in the central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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A migrant is getting aboard a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A migrant is getting aboard a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A migrant is getting aboard a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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A member of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat give instructions to migrants during a search and rescue (SAR) operation in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A member of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat give instructions to migrants during a search and rescue (SAR) operation in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A member of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat give instructions to migrants during a search and rescue (SAR) operation in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Members of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat help migrants during the rescue of a boat in the central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Members of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat help migrants during the rescue of a boat in the central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Members of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat help migrants during the rescue of a boat in the central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Members of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat help migrants during the rescue of a boat in the central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Members of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat help migrants during the rescue of a boat in the central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Members of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat help migrants during the rescue of a boat in the central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Members of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat help migrants during the rescue of a boat in the central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Members of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat help migrants during the rescue of a boat in the central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Members of the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat help migrants during the rescue of a boat in the central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Migrants receive life vest during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants receive life vest during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants receive life vest during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Migrants wait in a boat during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms Uno rescue boat in central Mediterranean Sea, August, 17, 2022. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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