Migration and Human Rights

NGO: 115 migrants are at risk off the Libyan coast

Libyan Cloud News Agency – Tripoli

A humanitarian organization reported that 115 irregular migrants face the risk of death off the Libyan coast.

The Phone Project of Watch The Med said that it had received a distress call from a boat sailing in international waters.

The humanitarian project added that it had informed the authorities a few minutes before 1 am, and at 5 am it lost contact with the boat, without any rescue operation or an offer of assistance.

Watch The Med is an NGO that operates a telephone line and social media network for refugees in distress.

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