Fifty-three corpses of people fleeing violence and poverty were found on a single day last week.
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At least 3,770 people are thought to have died on Mediterranean routes last year.
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“Children should not be detained - period,” said Francois Crepeau, U.N. Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants.
"What if this were happening here to us in a developed country somewhere?"