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Ministry of Interior says 143 migrants rescued off Libya




Alwasat - Cairo Wed 31 Mar 2021, 12:21 AM
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The Ministry of Interior announced that the General Directorate of Coastal Security managed to rescue 143 illegal migrants from the open sea on Tuesday morning.

According to a ministry statement, the maritime boat P301 managed to catch and rescue a boat with 143 migrants of different nationalities on board.

The migrants were rescued and taken to the point of the Department's anti-smuggling and maritime infiltration unit in Zuwara, the statement said.

All humanitarian and medical assistance was provided to them in cooperation with the International Organization for Migration.

Ministry of Interior says 143 migrants rescued off Libya
Ministry of Interior says 143 migrants rescued off Libya
Ministry of Interior says 143 migrants rescued off Libya
Ministry of Interior says 143 migrants rescued off Libya
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