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Humanitarian organization SOS Mediterranee and the IFRC say some rescued migrants onboard the Ocean Viking urgently need medical care. Photo dated August 31, 2022 | Photo: Tara Lambourne/SOS Mediterranee
Migrants on a wooden boat before they are rescued by the crew of the Ocean Viking on August 27, 2022 | Photo: Jeremias Gonzalez/AP Photo/picture alliance
Migrants resting on the Open Arms Uno on August 24, 2022 | Photo: Juan Medina/Reuters
More than 450 migrants and asylum seekers arrived at the port of Catanzaro, Italy on August 24, 2022 | Photo: Antonio Moniaci/IPA/abaca/picture alliance
Many of those who are rescued are victims of human trafficking, according to the Ocean Viking | Photo: picture alliance
From file: The crew of the Geo Barents rescued 71 migrants off a sinking dinghy in the Central Mediterranean | Photo: MSF_Sea on Twitter
Disembarkation has started from the Ocean Viking on July 6, 2022 | Photo: Anthony Jean / SOS MEDITERRANÉE
From file: Ocean Viking crew rescue migrants at sea | Photo: Fabian Mondl/SOS Mediterranee
From file: Some of the 158 migrants the Ocean Viking crew rescued from two unseaworthy and overloaded rubber boats on May 19, 2022 prepare to board the NGO vessel | Photo: Candida Lobes/SOS Mediterranee
Some of the 158 migrants the Ocean Viking crew rescued from two unseaworthy and overloaded rubber boats on May 19, 2022 prepare to board the NGO vessel | Photo: Candida Lobes/SOS Mediterranee
158 people crowded onto two rubber boats were trying to leave Libya, headed for Italy. They were picked up by the Ocean Viking on Thursday, May 19 | Photo: SOS Mediterranee/Ocean Viking
The Ocean Viking is one of several private rescue ships operating in the central Mediterranean Sea | Photo: Twitter / @SOSMedFrance