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Migrant aid group suspends rescue ship off Libya, cites risk

August 12, 2017 3:51 PM
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ROME – Doctors Without Borders is temporarily suspending the activity of its migrant rescue ship due to alleged threats from Libya's coast guard.

The humanitarian group said Saturday that the rescue coordination center operated by Italy's coast guard has informed it that the Libyan threats pose a security risk.

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