In the Mediterranean sea over the last few days rescued more than 8 thousand workers. They were trying to get from Libya to Europe.
Off the coast of Libya over the last few days rescued more than eight thousand workers. On overloaded courts, people have tried to reach Europe via the Mediterranean sea. This was reported by «TV Center».
The operation was attended by ships of the coast guard of Italy and the court of some public organizations. The majority of migrants have already been delivered to the ports of Sicily and Calabria. With the onset of summer, the flow of refugees from the Middle East and North Africa to Europe has increased significantly.
On the eve of the interior Ministry of Italy announced that the country since the beginning of the year through the Mediterranean sea penetrated more than 70 thousand illegal immigrants.