The Director of the Information and Public Relations Office of the Sabratha Security Directorate, Mohamed Shtewi, has announced the transfer of 22 illegal immigrants to the capital, Tripoli, in preparation for their deportation to their countries of origin.

Ishtewi said in a press statement that the immigrants are of different nationalities and were recently arrested in the jurisdiction of the Sabratha Security Directorate.

Shtewi explained that the immigrants are of Egyptian, Syrian, Bangladeshi and African nationalities, noting that they will be deported to their countries after completing their procedures with their respective embassies of their countries, by the competent authorities.