Libya’s Coast Guard Recovers Dozens of Bodies of Migrants

Up to 150 people, including women and children, went missing and were feared drowned after their boats capsized in the Mediterranean Sea.

  • Published 26 July 2019

CAIRO (AP) — Libya's coast guard recovered dozens of bodies of Europe-bound migrants who perished at sea as search operations continued a day after up to 150 people, including women and children, went missing and were feared drowned after their boats capsized in the Mediterranean Sea. A top U.N. official described the shipwreck as "the worst Mediterranean tragedy" so far this year. Libyan authorities transferred dozens of migrants rescued from the disaster to a detention… Read at AP News