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Libya: 16 migrants intercepted, 50 remain lost in the Mediterranean sea03:04

Libya: 16 migrants intercepted, 50 remain lost in the Mediterranean sea

Libya, Al Khums
January 9, 2018 at 21:17 GMT -00:00 · Published

Martime operations intercepted a boat of 16 migrants in the Mediterranean sea on Tuesday, landing on the shores of Al Khums on the Libyan coast.

Officials believe more than 40 migrants still remain lost in the Mediterranean sea.

One of the rescued migrants Jennifer explained her reason for taking the boat was due to a desire to live in Europe as the Libyan government does not 'bother to help' her situation.

Once the migrants disembarked the boats, they were taken to various detention centres in Libya.

Las operaciones de Martime interceptaron un barco de 16 inmigrantes en el mar Mediterráneo el martes, llegando a las costas de Al Khums en la costa libia.

Las autoridades creen que más de 40 migrantes siguen perdidos en el mar Mediterráneo.

Jennifer, una de los inmigrantes rescatados explicó que la razón por la que tomó el bote es por su deseo de vivir en Europa, ya que el gobierno libio no se "molesta por ayudarla" en su situación.

Una vez que los inmigrantes desembarcaron, fueron llevados a varios centros de detención en Libia.

Libya: 16 migrants intercepted, 50 remain lost in the Mediterranean sea03:04
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Martime operations intercepted a boat of 16 migrants in the Mediterranean sea on Tuesday, landing on the shores of Al Khums on the Libyan coast.

Officials believe more than 40 migrants still remain lost in the Mediterranean sea.

One of the rescued migrants Jennifer explained her reason for taking the boat was due to a desire to live in Europe as the Libyan government does not 'bother to help' her situation.

Once the migrants disembarked the boats, they were taken to various detention centres in Libya.

Las operaciones de Martime interceptaron un barco de 16 inmigrantes en el mar Mediterráneo el martes, llegando a las costas de Al Khums en la costa libia.

Las autoridades creen que más de 40 migrantes siguen perdidos en el mar Mediterráneo.

Jennifer, una de los inmigrantes rescatados explicó que la razón por la que tomó el bote es por su deseo de vivir en Europa, ya que el gobierno libio no se "molesta por ayudarla" en su situación.

Una vez que los inmigrantes desembarcaron, fueron llevados a varios centros de detención en Libia.

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