Al Qaeda Members May Be Among Migrants: Italy

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November 18, 2013 AT 12:58 PM
Italy's Foreign Minister Emma Bonino said Al Qaeda members may be among thousands of migrants crossing the Mediterranean by boat from Africa to Europe, posing a potential security risk for the European Union. Italy is seeking more help from its EU partners to tackle a crisis that has seen thousands of African migrants arrive in Sicily this year and hundreds of deaths en route.