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More than 500 migrants rescued trying to reach Italy's coast

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More than 500 migrants rescued trying to reach Italy's coast

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The Italian coastguard has rescued more than 500 migrants trying to reach Europe over the weekend.

Thirty people are still believed to be missing at sea.

Most are from sub-Saharan Africa, coming in boats from the Libyan coast

Those rescued have been taken to reception centres on Sicily or the island of Lampedusa.