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Saving hundreds of illegal immigrants off coast of Libya

“Ocean Viking” team of the “SOS Mediterranean” organization announced that they had rescued 237 illegal immigrants off the coast of Libya, who were heading towards Europe.

organization said in a statement: “During the first rescue operation, on Thursday morning, 121 people were rescued on a rubber boat, loaded over its capacity,” indicating that “many of them were in sea water, including 19 women and two children.”

She explained that “the boat was in international waters, 30 nautical miles (about 56 km) off the coast of the city of Khums in Libya,” noting that a few hours after the first rescue operation, another boat with 116 people on board was rescued, including 101 Minors, most of them unaccompanied.

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