116 Illegal Migrants Rescued Off Zauara.

Tripoli, Coast Guard patrol Tripoli sector has rescued 116 migrants including 111 men and 5 women who were on inflated boat north of Zauara. Information Office of the naval forces explained that the migrants holding various African nationalities including Egyptians, Chadian, Ghanianas, Malian, Ivorian and Nigerians. The office said the migrants were transferred to Tripoli Naval base and disembarked at Coast Guard post where they received humanitarian and medical assistance then were handed over to Tajura detention centre.

Source: Libya News Agency