In the early hours of Thursday, the Security Directorate of Zuwara, Libya, 27 people of different nationalities including Algeria and Tunisia were ‘saved from drowning from a dilapidated boat’.
The directorate said this through their Facebook page. On board this boat there were amongst others 5 women and elder man.
All migrants rescued, including the elder man who could not move, were given first assistance including food and drink.
Investigations are underway.
Photos Zuwara Security Directorate