Photos: 12 minors among those rescued off Libyan coast

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Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Non-governmental search and rescue organisations Mediterranea Saving Humans and SOS Mediterranee have rescued 50 people from a boat in distress, with 12 minors and a pregnant woman aboard.

In a tweet, it was explained that they were rescued from a boat in distress in international waters off the coast of Libya, and that the rescue took nearly 3 hours to complete.

They stated that 12 minors, as well as a pregnant woman, are among the 50 people that are now aboard their rescue ship Ocean Viking.