At least 40 migrants dead in Mediterranean sinking: Italian Navy

More than 40 migrants have drowned after their boat sank in the Mediterranean, the Italian navy said Saturday.

AFP| Updated: Aug 15, 2015, 15:51 PM IST

Rome: More than 40 migrants have drowned after their boat sank in the Mediterranean, the Italian navy said Saturday.

"Operation underway... many migrants saved. At least 40 dead," the navy said on Twitter.