Spain rescues 123 migrants in the Strait of Gibraltar
The service says it pulled the migrants from 12 completely different boats intercepted by rescue craft immediately morning within the Strait of Gibraltar.
The most recent arrivals come after Spain rescued almost 1,000 folks trying the perilous journey from African to European shores on Friday and Saturday.
Spain has obtained over 20,000 migrants by sea in 2018.
A crackdown by Libyan authorities and Italy’s refusal to let rescue boats dock has made it tougher for migrants to succeed in Italy.
Human trafficking mafias pack the migrants into small craft unfit for open waters.
Over 1,500 folks have died thus far this yr attempting to cross the Mediterranean.