This comes within the state’s humanitarian and sovereignty efforts to protect the Libyan shores and provide rescue services.
A boat belonging to the Libyan coast guard moved the migrants to a Tripoli base ahead of handing them to the department of combating illegal immigration.
As many as 9,216 migrants have been rescued in the Mediterranean Sea so far this year, compared to 7,106 last year.
The bodies were detected off the coast of Saloum city western the country.
Hundreds of migrants headed through permeable borders to Greece from Turkey on Sunday
The total number of migrants intercepted by the Libyan coast guard in the past month rose 121 percent from the same period last year.
Four migrants have died and up to 16 more are missing after trying to cross into Europe from North Africa on a small raft, Spain’s coastguard said on Wednesday.
The charity SOS Mediterranean announced Sunday it would deploy a new vessel to "conduct search and rescue activities" off the coast of Libya.
The Swiss Development Cooperation, with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Youth and Sport , and in partnership with the International Organization for Migration (IOM), is launching a Clickfunding campaign to support the in
Immigration to Europe is no longer confined to people who seek jobs and a more stable and abundant economic life. It is now a refuge for fugitives from civil wars.
Libya's coast guard said it has intercepted Europe-bound vessels carrying nearly 200 migrants, including women, off the country's Mediterranean coast, ABC News reported.
Egypt has hosted many migrants for decades which made it a culturally rich country.
Sudanese security authorities in northern Darfur foiled an attempt of a human-trafficking gang to smuggle 39 illegal migrants en route to Libya.
Beheiri asserted that the issue of illegal migration should be confronted at the local, regional and international levels.
The House of Representatives strongly condemned a report the European Parliament issued on December 13.
Spanish charity Proactiva Open Arms has rescued 311 migrants in the Mediterranean sea off the coast of Libya, it said on Saturday.
Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador proposed on Wednesday offering more work visas for Central Americans and said the United States should do the same.
Hundreds of mostly Central American migrants poured into a new shelter on Friday as bus loads fled a filthy.
Several thousand Central American migrants languished in a filthy, overcrowded sports complex within tantalizing sight of the United States.
As a group of migrants prepare to form a new caravan to set out from El Salvador for the promised land of the United States.