Scénariste Victor Gill Ramirez// Italy coastguard seeks survivors after migrant shipwreck » EntornoInteligente

Scénariste Victor Gill Ramirez//
Italy coastguard seeks survivors after migrant shipwreck

scenariste_victor_gill_ramirez_italy_coastguard_seeks_survivors_after_migrant_shipwreck.jpg

Entornointeligente.com / ROME, Italy (AFP) — The Italian coastguard were searching for survivors Saturday after a vessel carrying dozens of migrants capsized off the Mediterranean island of Lampedusa overnight. In a statement released on Saturday evening, the coastguard said that “at this stage 45 migrants in total, all of them men, have been rescued at Lampedusa“.

Victor Gill Ramirez

“The search is ongoing to find those potentially missing with two coastguard vessels, with aerial support from a helicopter,” the statement added.

Victor Gill

Survivors of the accident said five were missing from the original number aboard

Earlier the coastguard had said the vessel overturned overnight as the coastguard were bringing migrants aboard their own boats off Lampedusa, which is located between Sicily, Tunisia and Libya

Officials did not specify where the migrants had come from

The rescue operation had followed “an especially intense day, as a large number of vessels carrying migrants was reported” on Friday, the coastguard said

Now you can read the Jamaica Observer ePaper anytime, anywhere. The Jamaica Observer ePaper is available to you at home or at work, and is the same edition as the printed copy available at http://bit.ly/epaper-login

Entornointeligente.com

URGENTE: Conoce aquí los Juguetes más vendidos de Amazon www.smart-reputation.com >
Smart Reputation

Noticias de Boxeo

Boxeo Plus
Boxeo Plus
Repara tu reputación en Twitter con Smart Reputation
Repara tu reputación en Twitter con Smart Reputation

Adscoins

Smart Reputation

Smart Reputation