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Libyan coastguards fire warning shots at Italian NGO off Libya’s coast

  • 9 August 2017 - 11:18
Libyan coastguards fire warning shots at Italian NGO off Libya’s coast

A humanitarian group operating in the Mediterranean is accusing the Libyan coast guard of issuing grave threats and firing warning shots towards its boat. Proactiva Open Arms, a Catalan NGO which describes its focus as “saving lives at sea,” said it was working in the search and rescue zone...