Bodies of seven migrants discovered on Algeria beach

The bodies of the three men and four women believed to be irregular migrants trying to reach Europe were recently found on the Algerian coast.

According to the emergency services, the seven bodies whose identities were unknown had started decomposing when they were found. There has been a recent rise in attempts to illegally cross the Mediterranean into Europe from the Algerian coast.

Meanwhile, a recent report by the EU border control agency, Frontex, discloses that over 37,000 migrants crossed the West Mediterranean between January and June 2020.

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Image Caption: Orange life jacket floating on the sea water on the beach