[WORLD NEWS] LIBYAN COASTGUARD LEFT REFUGEES TO DIE IN MEDITERRANEAN

The boat carrying the two bodies 

 

A WOMAN AND A CHILD HAVE BEEN FOUND DEAD, HOURS AFTER THEY WERE LEFT IN THEIR DAMAGED BOAT BY THE LIBYAN COASTGUARD.

PROACTIVA OPEN ARMS, WHICH HAS BEEN RESCUING REFUGEES CROSSING THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA FROM NORTH AFRICA TO EUROPE, ALLEGED THAT THE LIBYAN COASTGUARD LEFT AT LEAST TWO REFUGEES TO DIE AFTER ABANDONING THEM AT SEA.

THE SPANISH NGO, WHICH CARRIES OUT SEARCH AND RESCUE OPERATIONS IN THE MEDITERRANEAN, DISCLOSED THAT THE BOAT CARRYING THE TWO BODIES AND ONE SURVIVOR WERE FOUND ABOUT 120KM OFF THE LIBYAN COAST.