Libya Excludes NGO Vessels from « Rescue Zone »

Libya Excludes NGO Vessels from « Rescue Zone »
On Thursday, the Libyan Navy announced a ban on foreign NGO migrant rescue vessels within an unspecified "search and rescue zone" off the Libyan coast. Privately-operated rescue ships typically wait outside of Libya's 12-nm line to intercept unseaworthy migrant rafts and bring the ... read more
Source: Maritime ExecutivePublished on 2017-08-11