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At least eight dead after migrant boat capsizes off Canary Islands

At least eight people have died after a boat carrying 35 migrants capsized off the Canary Islands.

The boat, which was heading from the Maghreb region of North Africa, capsized just off the northern Lanzarote village of Orzola.

Emergency services stated that searches for more missing people that were onboard the boat are still underway.

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