More OFW repatriates arrive from Libya


Posted at Jul 02 2014 05:22 PM | Updated as of Jul 03 2014 01:22 AM

MANILA, Philippines - More overseas Filipino workers from Libya arrived in Manila on Wednesday.

Five OFWs arrived at 3:20 p.m. via Etihad flight EY424, while one OFW arrived at 4:35 p.m. via Emirates Airlines flight EK332.

Another 13 OFWs are scheduled to arrive at 10:10 p.m. via Emirates EK334, and another 19 OFWs will arrive at 11:10 a.m. via Etihad EY428.

This brings the total number of repatriated Filipinos from Libya to 330.

Libya remains under Alert Level 3. The DFA urged all Filipino nationals in the country to contact the Philippine Embassy in Tripoli and register for voluntary repatriation.