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Malta takes migrants rescued by Spanish fishermen

by VTV404 December 2018 Last updated at 17:28 PM

VTV.vn - Malta on Sunday took in 11 migrants stranded in the Mediterranean for 10 days after being resuced by Spanish fishermen.

The migrants were transferred from the Nuestra Madre de Loreto to a Maltese patrol boat, and arrived in Valletta harbor at 1 pm.

The Maltese government announced that the migrants will be relocated to Spain after a medical assessment. Malta had agreed to take them in amid worsening sea conditions. UN migrant agency raised 'alarm' as migrant deaths on crossing to Spain triple on November 23.

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