News | Iceland Monitor | Sat 4 Apr 2015 | 22.36 GMT | Modified 26 Apr 2016 16.13
Coast guard vessel Týr saves 320 refugees
Icelandic coast guard vessel Týr saved 320 refugees today from a fishing boat about 30 seamiles north of Libya. There were numerous children on the vessel, the youngest being only a year old and two pregnant women were also onboard. Týr took the refugees to Sicily this afternoon.