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Bodies Of 20 African Migrants Found In Libyan Desert

Rescuers have discovered at least 20 dead in the Libyan desert that they believe to be African migrants.

According to a representative of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), a truck driver driving across the desert on Tuesday found the remains.

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He said: “The driver got lost… and we believe the group died in the desert about 14 days ago since the last call on a mobile phone there was on June 13.”

Two of the victims were Libyans, according to a statement from the Kufra ambulance service, and the other victims were likely migrants from Chad into Libya.

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Rescuers have discovered at least 20 dead in the Libyan desert that they believe to be African migrants.

According to a representative of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), a truck driver driving across the desert on Tuesday found the remains.

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He said: “The driver got lost… and we believe the group died in the desert about 14 days ago since the last call on a mobile phone there was on June 13.”

Two of the victims were Libyans, according to a statement from the Kufra ambulance service, and the other victims were likely migrants from Chad into Libya.

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