Mahdia: 26 Tunisian crossers rescued at sea after boat breakdown
20/09/2019 16:56, MAHDIA/Tunisia

(TAP) - Coast guards in Mahdia rescued Friday at dawn 26 undocumented migrants after their boat suffered an engine failure four days ago.

Women and children were among crossers, a Coast Guard source told TAP. The group left the port of Zarzis, heading for Italian coasts.

Fishermen spotted the boat and alerted coast guards.

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