Libya: 800 flee as aid ship scrambles out of Misrata

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May 4, 2011
Melbourne Herald Sun    
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"A ship has scrambled out of the besieged Libyan port of Misrata carrying 800 migrants and civilian casualties during heavy shelling on the town. The ship with limited capacity was forced to leave swiftly, pulling up the ramp to leave behind hundreds of Libyan civilians who also rushed to board in desperation to leave the embattled town, the the International Organisation for Migration said in a statement." (05  

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