The ministry launched investigations to collect all the needed data on the immigrants, as two of them were Arab nationals.
Egypt’s Ministry of Interior has arrested 86 illegal immigrants in Giza and Aswan, according to a Wednesday statement. It was added that the ministry received information about a number of illegal immigrants in Giza coming from several countries.
Director of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) Laurent De Boeck on Tuesday lauded efforts exerted by Egypt for fighting human trafficking.
The Egyptian government, in cooperation with the Swiss embassy in Cairo and the IOM, calling for fund raising for migrants, who seek achieving projects they dream of.
The International Organisation for Migration in Egypt (IOM) has held a press conference to announce the appointment of Egyptian star actors Nelly Karim and Asser Yassin as goodwill ambassadors for the organisation.
Three of the migrants were rescued, Alarabiya Alhadath reported.
At least 32,000 migrants globally, including 1,600 children, have died on dangerous journeys in search of better lives since it began compiling data on migrant deaths and disappearances in 2014.
“Egyptians welcome the people generally and they do contribute to, or to participate in the resolution of the conflict in international platforms in Syria or in Yemen.”
“They [the Egyptian government] are tackling the networks and there is a very advanced level and very high commitment in Egypt.”
“We certainly look to the Media to pass accurate information on who the migrants are, what they contribute to society, and what they do positively.”
"There is less departure to Europe thanks to the commitment of the Egypt since 2016."
The SME development authority (MSMEDA) will sign five contracts for youth employment in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Assiut.
Libyan coastguards recovered the bodies of 11 migrants who died off Libya's western shore during an attempted crossing to Italy on Sunday, a spokesman said.
The American administration has made another controversial move by announcing Ken Isaacs as the U.S. nominee for heading IOM.
The United Nations said that Egypt received 3-4 million refugees who contribute to Egypt’s economy by $800 million.
“Remittances of Egyptian expats can be used as capital in various projects that aim for industrial development,” Graziani noted.
IOM said in a report that 133,640 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2017 through 20 September
The UN agency for migration is trying to improve "terrible" conditions for migrants detained in Libya, and repatriate those willing and able to go home.
The UN Migration Agency’s Director General William Lacy Swing returned to Tripoli earlier this week where he reiterated that Libya remains IOM’s top priority.
Libyan coast guards rescued about 85 migrants off the shore east of Tripoli on Saturday but about 40 more migrants were believed to be missing