Croatian coastguards have intercepted a small boat in the Adriatic and rescued 65 illegal immigrants on board.
The vessel was heading for Italy from Greece when its engine failed in international waters several days before being spotted.
The passengers, from Somalia, Egypt, Syria and Afghanistan are being taken to Dubrovnik.
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