• Dramatic photos from the rescue of over 6,500 migrants in the Mediterranean Sea, 13 miles off Libya coasts

    Dramatic photos from the rescue of over 6,500 migrants in the Mediterranean Sea, 13 miles off Libya coasts

    Around 6, 500 migrants were rescued on Monday morning, August 29th from more than 40 fishing boats by members of Proactiva Open Arms NGO, Doctors Without Borders, Italian Coast Guard personnel and several partner agencies about 13 miles north of Sabratha, Libya.

    The series of rescue mission, which was captured on video shows the desperateĀ  migrants, most of them from Eritrea and Somalia, jumping into the water from a crowded wooden boatĀ  to swim to the coast guard vessels and others […]