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237 migrants rescued off Libyan coast – Medical doctors With out Borders

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French medical charity Medical doctors With out Borders or MSF, shared Friday (Jan. 27), footage of the rescue of 237 migrants off the Libyan coast.

The NGO’s chartered rescue vessel was crusing within the Mediterranean Sea, north of the nation’s capital Tripoli on Wednesday, when it obtained a misery name.

The Geo Barents ship later encountered different overcrowded rubber dinghies with migrants trying to succeed in Europe and took them on board.

MSF rescues 237 migrants off Libyan coasts

Following directions by the maritime rescue coordination centre, the ship then sailed in direction of the northern Italian port of La Spezia.

MSF and different NGOs working rescue vessels off Africa’s northern coast accused the Italian authorities of intentionally assigning far-off ports to discourage their operations. Which Italy’s Inside denied.