Civil Defense: 18 young people rescued in Nahr Ibrahim

APRIL 6, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) “Eighteen young men and women were saved from drowning in Nahr Ibrahim on Monday,” a statement by the Interior Ministry’s Civil Defense General Directorate indicated.

“Civil Defense maritime rescue teams responded to a distress call sent out by 18 young citizens after getting stuck in their small rubber boat on the river banks of Nahr Ibrahim, and managed to return them to safety shore unharmed,” the statement added.

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON