The Navy rescues 23 fishermen off the coast of Al-Bayda

The Navy rescues 23 fishermen off the coast of Al-Bayda
Image: Archive

Tuesday 9 August 2022 – 18:14

A military source said that the Royal Navy provided assistance, in close cooperation with the Royal Gendarmerie, today, Tuesday, to 23 fishermen, crew members of a Moroccan fishing boat that was in a very difficult situation off the coast of Sidi Abderrahmane in Casablanca.

The source pointed out that the Moroccan vessel, called (Duha 2), was in a very complicated situation due to a large water leak, which caused it to sink in 15 minutes.

The same source added that all the rescued fishermen were returned safe and sound to the port of Casablanca.

Royal Moroccan Navy White House