Italy Coastguard Seeks Survivors After Migrant Shipwreck
Sumaira FH 7 days ago Sat 20th February 2021 | 03:10 PM
Rome, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 20th Feb, 2021 ) :The Italian coastguard began a search for survivors Saturday after a vessel carrying migrants capsized off the Mediterranean island of Lampedusa overnight.
The coastguard said a helicopter had been sent to search for any more still at sea.
Officials did not specify where the migrants had come from.
The overnight operation had followed "an especially intense day, as a large number of vessels carrying migrants was reported" on Friday, the coastguard said.