#BREAKING: Investigation Launched into Deaths of 26 Teenage Girls in Mediterranean Sea

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Italian authorities are launching an investigation into the mysterious death of 26 teenage girls in the Mediterranean Sea, per CNN.

The girls are believed to be migrants from Niger and Nigeria. Autopsies are being carried out to determine whether they had been tortured or sexually abused.

Their bodies were found on a dinghy that was mostly sunken when rescuers arrived. Survivors were found clinging to the side of the raft.


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