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Libyan coastguards intercept 299 illegal migrants off Tripoli shores

  • 1 November 2017 - 11:13
Libyan coastguards intercept 299 illegal migrants off Tripoli shores

Libya’s coast guard says it has intercepted 299 African migrants, including 40 women and 19 children, on two rubber boats in the Mediterranean Sea east of the capital, Tripoli, according to the Associated Press. Spokesman Ayoub Gassim said Wednesday the migrants were rescued a day earlier near...