Illegal migration attempt from Nabeul coasts thwarted
23/09/2016 13:39, TUNIS/Tunisia

(TAP) - An illegal migration attempt to Italy from the coasts of Nabeul, was thwarted, late Thursday night, by the Nabeul sea guards.

"Eight persons aged between 20 and 30 were arrested in addition to the captain of the boat who received an large amount of money," a security source said to TAP correspondent in the region.

Three wanted persons described as very dangerous, among them a person who belongs to a terrorist organisation and another one subject to 15 wanted notices were also arrested, Thursday night, as they were planning for an illegal crossing to Italy, according to the same source.

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