50 migrants may have drowned Monday (2)

Boy, 2, died before mother's eyes

(ANSA) - Rome, November 9 - Up to 50 migrants may have drowned after ending up in the water when their boat capsized in the Sicilian Channel on Monday, survivors have told police after 59 migrants and the body of a two-year-old boy were offloaded from a Sea Watch ship at Pozzallo yesterday. A 26-year-old Nigerian woman was saved from drowning but her two-year-old son drowned before her eyes, sources said Thursday.
   

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