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Doctors Without Borders rescue more than 60 irregular migrants off the Libyan coast
January 26, 2023 - 16:23
Written by: SafaAlharathy
Doctors Without Borders said on Wednesday that its rescue teams picked up 61 irregular migrants off the Libyan coast.
The rescued migrants included 13 women and 24 minors - the youngest being less than one year old.
The NGO said the migrants were packed on board a rubber boat in international waters near Libya.
"Everyone is now safe aboard GeoBarents and being cared for by the team," the organization tweeted.