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Libya: Bodies of over 70 refugees found off Libyan coast *GRAPHIC*01:16

Libya: Bodies of over 70 refugees found off Libyan coast *GRAPHIC*

Libya, Zawiya
February 21, 2017 at 20:50 GMT -00:00 · Published

The bodies of at least 74 refugees were found on the shore of Libyan city of Zawiya, Tuesday according to the Libyan Red Crescent.

A damaged rubber boat, designed for 120 people was found near the site where the bodies were discovered. The Libyan Red Crescent stated the number of victims could rise, but the other passengers of the boat have not been found yet.

The bodies of the deceased are expected to be buried at a cemetery for unidentified people in Tripoli. The humanitarian workers have posted a photo of those who drowned to establish their identities.

Libya: Bodies of over 70 refugees found off Libyan coast *GRAPHIC*01:16
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The bodies of at least 74 refugees were found on the shore of Libyan city of Zawiya, Tuesday according to the Libyan Red Crescent.

A damaged rubber boat, designed for 120 people was found near the site where the bodies were discovered. The Libyan Red Crescent stated the number of victims could rise, but the other passengers of the boat have not been found yet.

The bodies of the deceased are expected to be buried at a cemetery for unidentified people in Tripoli. The humanitarian workers have posted a photo of those who drowned to establish their identities.

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