Relatives gather around a coffin containing the body of an immigrant who drowned when a boat sank, at a hospital morgue in Sfax, Tunisia June 4, 2018. REUTERS/Zoubeir Souissi
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Tunisia's navy scoured choppy waters Monday for survivors and victims of the Mediterranean's worst shipwreck in months, with the U.N. migration agency warning more than 100 people may have been killed.A total of 68 survivors were rescued Sunday off the coast of Sfax in southern Tunisia, while 48 bodies were recovered according to Tunisia's Defense Ministry.A survivor told AFP that more than 180 people were crammed onto the boat, double its actual capacity, when it started taking on water and sank.10 Tunisians have been identified among the victims and 14 people from other African nations.Tunisian authorities are hunting for eight suspects, all of whom are from the Kerkennah archipelago close to Sfax, an Interior Ministry spokesman said.
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