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Candles are laid out as Father Simon Thang Duc Nguyen speaks at The Holy Name and Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church, London's Vietnamese church, in east London.
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November 07, 2019 - 11:00 am
UK police say they have formally identified the 39 people found dead in a container truck in southeastern England and notified their families in the apparent people-smuggling tragedy.
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Police and forensic officers investigate a lorry in which 39 bodies were discovered in the trailer, as they prepare move the vehicle from the site on October 23, 2019 in Thurrock, England.
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November 01, 2019 - 11:13 am
Vietnamese police have arrested two suspects in connection to the deaths of 39 people found in the back of a truck in England last month.
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Police leave the home of Joanna and Thomas Maher with an evidence box at Wiltshire close in Warrington, Cheshire, Friday, Oct. 25, 2019.
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October 25, 2019 - 2:33 pm
A fourth person was arrested in connection with the deaths of 39 people found in the back of a container truck in southeastern England, British police said Friday as the investigation into one of the country's worst human smuggling cases geared up.
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Demonstrators hold banners and candles during a vigil for the 39 lorry victims, outside the Home Office in London.
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October 24, 2019 - 12:57 pm
All 39 people found dead in a refrigerated container truck near an English port were Chinese citizens, British police confirmed Thursday as they investigated one of the country's deadliest cases of people smuggling.
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