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Libyan Coast Guard intercepts 114 illegal immigrants off Garabulli
December 14, 2017 - 18:56
Written by: HousamNajjair
A Libyan Coast Guard patrol has intercepted Wednesday a group of illegal immigrants from African nationalities off the coast of Garabulli town, east of Tripoli.
A source from the Coast Guard said the 116 migrants, who included five women and 14 children, were on board a rubber boat en route to Italy.
The source added that the migrants are from Mali, Nigeria, Mauritania, Ivory Coast, Gambia and Guinea.