Libyan coastguards rescue 215 migrants off Libya's coast

Libyan coastguards rescue 215 migrants off Libya's coast

March 20, 2017 - 15:36
Written by: AbdulkaderAssad

Libyan coastguards rescued 215 migrants including 47 women en route to Italy. A spokesperson for the Libyan Coast Guard said the migrants were on two boats inside Libyan waters.

Eyewitnesses said as many as 30 migrants who were on the second boat are missing in the sea.

Libyan coastguards added that they recovered three women's bodies from the sea.