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Libyan Navy Rescues 150 Illegal Migrants.

Libyan Navy Rescues 150 Illegal Migrants.Monday , 2407201719:45:00

Tripoli, 24 July 2017(Lana) Libyan coast guard have rescued 150 illegal migrants off the coast of Sabrata including 2 women and 4 children. The rescue operation took place on Monday 7 miles north of Sabrata, when the migrants who belonged to African and Asian nationalities were spotted by the guard patrol and taken on board ‘Al Kifah’ boat belonging to the coast guard, said Ayub Gassem, the Coast Guard spokesman. The desperate migrants were offered medical and other assistance before they were handed over to the anti-migration body in the capital. The migrants included 2 Egyptian women and 1 Bangladeshi man. =Lana=