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12 dead illegal immigrants found off Libya coast

Jul 13, 2014    

Tripoli, July 13 (IANS) Twelve bodies of illegal immigrants were found off the coast near Libya's capital city of Tripoli, the media reported Saturday.The bodies were found in the past two days and were reported to be of illegal immigrants, the official LANA agency quoted mayor of Tajura district Hosain Al-Zarroog as saying, Xinhua reported. The bodies were highly decomposed and were taken immediately to Tripoli Medical Hospital.Al-Zarroog said the dead might only consist a small part of the batch of stowaways and warned the bodies could spread diseases if not handled timely.On July 5, Libya's...

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