Over 150 migrants flee disembarking point after saved from sea

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Over 150 migrants flee disembarking point after saved from sea

February 20, 2021 - 15:00
Written by: SafaAlharathy

The Libya Navy has confirmed the rescue of 340 illegal immigrants off the Libyan coast, without specifying the area.

The spokesman for the Libyan Navy explained in a statement that around 153 migrants fled the disembarking point upon their rescue on Friday.

The other 187 migrants were referred to the Anti- Immigration Authority, according to the statement.