SPAIN’S Maritime Rescue have saved 35 people from a boat in the Alboran Sea as Spain’s Migrant crisis continues.
The Salvamento were first waned of a possible departure of a boat from the coasts of the Moroccan City Nador carrying an estimated 35 people.
After the warning the boat was quickly located by the Guardia Civil HELI CUCO 502 helicopter, approximately 27 miles east of Alboran Island, carrying 35 people, including four women,
As a result, they have now been transferred to the port of Almeria where they were attended to by Red Cross volunteers.
Guardamar Polimnia rescata esta tarde 35 personas (4 mujeres) de patera 27 millas al Este de isla de Alborán. Localizada por heli CUCO 502 @guardiacivil Trasladados hasta Almería pic.twitter.com/PT49gh8B50
— SALVAMENTO MARÍTIMO (@salvamentogob) February 19, 2018