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2,000 people rescued on the Mediterranean

27 Jun 2016

On 23 june, a at 3:30 the Bourbon Argos received a phone call from MRCC, signalling several boats in distress in the Central Mediterranean. Few minutes later our teams had already seen the first boats on the radar and quickly deployed the rescue boats. One of the dinghies was coming directly to us, full of people in a complete state of panic.