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A  flag with the word 'Vergogna' (disgrace) in Lampedusa after last year's disaster (AP)

Fr Stefano Nastasi describes shock at seeing bodies of the victims on pier

A beach of the SIcilian island off Lampedusa (PA)

More than 80 African migrants reported to have died after boat sinks off southern Italian island

Coptic Pope Tawadros II (AP)

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Ernst von Freyberg, president of the Vatican bank (AP)

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Pope Francis visiting the island of Lampedusa this morning (Photo: PA)

Pope throws wreath into sea to commemorate deaths during first trip outside Rome

The Pope prays after throwing the wreath (AP)

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Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia (CNS)

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Pope Frncis, pictured in St Peter's Square last week, will visit refugees off the coast of Italy (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

Holy Father to show solidarity with African migrants