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Over 620,000 migrants identified in Libya, says IOM
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Over 620,000 migrants identified in Libya, says IOM

International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Wednesday that 621,007 migrants were identified in Libya.

Adults represented 86% of the migrants, 75% men and 11% women, whereas minors represented 14%, including 8% accompanied and 6% unaccompanied children, according to IOM Libya Migrant Report.

Top 5 nationalities among migrants included Niger 24%, Egypt 17%, Sudan 15%, Chad 13%, and Nigeria 6%, the report explained.

59% of the migrants were identified in Libya’s Western region, 28% in the Eastern region, and 14% in the Southern region, IOM report pointed out.

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