Identification of 45 dead migrants makes slow progress

(AGI) Ragusa, July 6 - Identifying the 45 corpses found aboarda fishing boat on arrival at Pozzallo on July 1 is continuingto prove problematic. Slow progress is being made in theefforts to trace relatives and travel companions of thevictims, and by Saturday only 25 of the 45 victims had beenpositively identified. The bodies will be buried locally, andseveral municipalities have offered to provide plots. . .

(AGI) Ragusa, July 6 - Identifying the 45 corpses found aboarda fishing boat on arrival at Pozzallo on July 1 is continuingto prove problematic. Slow progress is being made in theefforts to trace relatives and travel companions of thevictims, and by Saturday only 25 of the 45 victims had beenpositively identified. The bodies will be buried locally, andseveral municipalities have offered to provide plots. . .