Migrants: 120 rescued by Ocean Viking off Libya

Four small children aboard, one just one month old

21 January, 16:44

    ROME - The Ocean Viking rescued 120 people from an overcrowded, struggling rubber boat about 36 miles off the coast of Libya, said SOS Mediterranee on Thursday.

    It said there were four small children among those on board, including a one-month-old baby.

    The rescued migrants were "visibly shaken and exhausted", said SOS Mediterranee.

    © Copyright ANSA - All rights reserved