MSF suspends use of largest migrant rescue boat

MSF suspends use of largest migrant rescue boatThe Doctors Without Borders (MSF) aid group said Saturday it was halting operations of its largest rescue ship for migrants in the Mediterranean after Libya barred foreign vessels from a stretch of water off its coast. “With NGOs more and more restricted in the Med & the #EU determined to trap people in #Libya, we’ve put the #Prudence on standby,” MSF said on Twitter. Libya’s navy this week ordered foreign vessels to stay out of a coastal “search and rescue zone” for migrants headed for Europe.


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