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Red Crescent rescues 75 migrants stranded in Mediterranean off Tunisia
June 19, 2019

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The Red Crescent has said seventy-five migrants stranded in the Mediterranean for two weeks off Tunisia have been rescued.

According to Red Crescent representatives for Migration, the organization is preparing to welcome to port 64 Bangladeshis, nine Egyptians, a Moroccan, a Sudanese citizen, who left Zuwara in Libya in late May.

Representatives of the organization said the migrants will be allowed to disembark after accepting that they will return to their own countries.