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People who fled the unrest in Tunisia arrive at the southern Italian island of Lampedusa April 8, 2011. Italy and France agreed on Friday to carry out joint patrols of Tunisia's coast to stem a growing wave of migrants heading to Europe to flee turmoil in North Africa, Italian Interior Minister Roberto Maroni said. The agreement is a first conciliatory step between the two countries, who have quarrelled over how to deal with thousands of mostly Tunisian migrants who have landed on the Italian island of Lampedusa, many hoping to proceed to France. REUTERS/Antonio Parrinello  (ITALY - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY CONFLICT) - RTR2KZUL Antonio Parrinello/Reuters