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Lampedusa: Survivors excluded from Italy memorial

Survivors of a shipwreck in which hundreds of African migrants died have protested in Italy after being excluded from a ceremony to honour the victims.

The ceremony, held in the Sicilian port of Agrigento, fell short of the full state funeral that the Italian government had originally promised.

Alan Johnson reports from Rome.

  • 22 Oct 2013
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