Italian Navy rescues 749 migrants

(AGI) Rome, July 20 - The Italian Navy rescued 749 migrants onSaturday in five air-sea operations. The migrants consisted of100 women, 61 children and one newborn baby. The corvetteUrania carried out two rescue operations taking 311 migrants onboard. The frigate Margottini rescued 247 migrants in oneoperation, and another 93 in a second action. The amphibiousvessel San Giorgio rescued 88 migrants, including 7 women.(AGI) . .

(AGI) Rome, July 20 - The Italian Navy rescued 749 migrants onSaturday in five air-sea operations. The migrants consisted of100 women, 61 children and one newborn baby. The corvetteUrania carried out two rescue operations taking 311 migrants onboard. The frigate Margottini rescued 247 migrants in oneoperation, and another 93 in a second action. The amphibiousvessel San Giorgio rescued 88 migrants, including 7 women.(AGI) . .