The Anti-Illegal Immigration Agency in Benghazi has announced the deportation of 178 illegal immigrants of Egyptian nationality through the Imsaed border crossing.

The deportation process was carried out in cooperation with the agency’s branch in the city of Tripoli, as 152 immigrants of Egyptian nationality were received from Tripoli including those infected with hepatitis.

The agency confirmed that the deported immigrants had been arrested through daily campaigns carried out by the branch within the jurisdiction, and some of them had security restrictions.