Two toddlers among 73 migrants plucked from drifting dinghy off Libya

A child gestures from a rubber boat before being rescued with other migrants during a search and rescue (SAR) operation by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms rescue boat in the central Mediterranean Sea, November 21, 2019. REUTERS/Juan Medina

ONBOARD OPEN ARMS, off Libya (Reuters) – Some 73 migrants, many suffering from hypothermia and burns, were rescued by a Spanish charity ship late on Wednesday from a packed rubber dinghy that had been drifting off the Libyan coast for nearly 24 hours. It is the latest rescue by the Open Arms vessel in the […]

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