Swedish tents for Libyan refugees
Updated 4:30 PM
A plane with 300 tents for Libyan refugees took off Saturday from Örebro, west of Stockholm on a flight to Djerba in Tunisia.
The aid mission by the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB) is at the request of the United Nations children’s fund UNICEF, to ease the condition of refugees from Libya.
Saturday’s mission also includes 9 hospital tents.
MSB has previously helped more than 7000 foreign guest workers trapped in Libya to fly home.
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