Libyan oil tanker rescues migrants

Libyan oil tanker rescues migrants

September 18, 2015 - 21:59
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Written By: AbdullahBenIbrahim

More than 100 illegal migrants were rescued on Friday by a Libyan oil tanker. Anwar Al-Khalij received an SOS from a rubber boat carrying 111 illegal migrants off Al-Khomis coast. 102 migrants were rescued and 9 others were found dead.

The migrants were brought on board the tanker and taken to Al-Zawiya Port, the tanker’s destination, where they were given food, water and medical assistance.