At least 12 people have been killed after four boats sank off the coast of Tunisia. They are all African. There were at least 120 people in those four boats. At least 10 of them have not been found yet. News – News agency Reuters.
Attempts to cross the border illegally from Tunisia and Libya to Italy have recently increased. In the aftermath of the war-torn Middle East and the Corona epidemic, helpless citizens are fleeing to Europe.
According to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), in 2021, more than 123,000 migrants crossed the Mediterranean to Italy illegally. In 2020, more than 95 thousand went.