NGOs assist migrant flows in Mediterranean
A Spanish aid organization has rescued 391 migrants while undertaking the crossing of the Mediterranean Sea.
Laura Lanuza, spokeswoman for Spain’s Proactiva Open Arms aid group, said that their ship Golfo Azzurro took on board 243 migrants from two smugglers’ boats intercepted in international waters off the coast of Libya. (10/06/2017).
Among migrant gourp one baby, a pregnant woman and several children were also resqued.
The aid boat also saved another 148 migrants that it transferred to an Italian coast guard vessel. (Photo; illustration).