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IOM Cranks Up Evacuation Efforts as Thousands More Egyptian Migrants Arrive in Tunisia | IOM

Tunisia – The arrival of nearly 6,500 Egyptian migrants alone at the Ras Adjir border crossing between Tunisia and Libya on Friday alone highlighted the growing numbers of migrants and Libyans now fleeing the violence in Libya.

An estimated 15,000 Egyptians are now stranded at this border area awaiting evacuation help.

Read more here: IOM – Press Briefing Notes – IOM Cranks Up Evacuation Efforts as Thousands More Egyptian Migrants Arrive in Tunisia.

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