Thursday, 20/2/2020 | 11:28 UTC+0
Libyan Newswire

Doctors without borders say Italian coast guard rescue 1400 illegal immigrants.

Geneva, Doctors without borders organization said the Italian coast guard rescued 1400 illegal immigrants off the Libyan coast. Russia Today news said Sunday that the organizations volunteers rescued about 797 immigrants including 205 ladies and 22 children to their ship, Aragous. It said the immigrants were on board six small boats. The victims of the immigrants flowing from Libya into the Mediterranean this year remarkable increase compared to last year, despite intensive efforts by relief organizations and EU Sofia operation.

Source: Libya News Agency