Emergency response teams from Libya's Ambulance and Emergency Service recovered bodies of irregular migrants on Friday following the capsizing of their boat near the coast of Zuwara, west of the country.

The ambulance service said its office in Ras Ajdir district received a report from the Zuwara Security Directorate informing them of a capsized boat carrying migrants near the shores of Zuwara, with survivors and bodies found on the beach.

The teams managed to recover several bodies and provided immediate medical assistance to the survivors in collaboration with relevant authorities.