IOM repatriates 164 migrants to their country

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IOM repatriates 164 migrants to their country

January 12, 2019 - 13:21
Written by: SafaAlharathy

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said it had managed to repatriate 164 illegal immigrants from Niger to their country, through the voluntary repatriation program.

The organization clarified via Facebook Friday, that the process went smoothly and safely through Misurata International Airport.

More than 16,000 illegal migrants have been repatriated from Libya to their countries through the voluntary repatriation program in 2018, sponsored and supervised by the IOM.