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SALERNO, ITALY - NOVEMBER 05: Rescued migrants disembark from the Spanish navy ship 'Cantabria' on November 5, 2017 in Salerno, Italy. The Spanish ship rescued around 400 migrants two days ago in the Mediterranean Sea, those onboard included 259 men and 116 women, of which 9 pregnant and 26 were dead. (Photo by Antonio Masiello/Getty Images)
SALERNO, ITALY - NOVEMBER 05: Rescued migrants disembark from the Spanish navy ship 'Cantabria' on November 5, 2017 in Salerno, Italy. The Spanish ship rescued around 400 migrants two days ago in the Mediterranean Sea, those onboard included 259 men and 116 women, of which 9 pregnant and 26 were dead. (Photo by Antonio Masiello/Getty Images)

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Italian authorities are investigating after a Spanish rescue ship found 26 dead migrant women on a sinking vessel in the Mediterranean Sea.

26 girls found dead in Mediterranean

Italian authorities are investigating after a Spanish rescue ship found 26 dead migrant women on a sinking vessel in the Mediterranean Sea.