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45 migrants picked up in Puglia

'Of various Asian nationalities,' police say

03 January, 14:22
45 migrants picked up in Puglia (ANSA) - Lecce, January 3 - Italian police on Thursday picked up 45 migrants walking along a coastal road in southern Puglia.

Police said the migrants, "of various Asian nationalities", had just landed from a boat near the port of Leuca.

They were taken to a reception centre.

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