41 Filipinos repatriated from Indonesia

Claire Cornelio, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jul 16 2017 12:14 PM

DAVAO CITY - Forty one Filipinos, majority of whom are fishermen, have been repatriated from Indonesia by the Philippine Navy.

The repatriates arrived at the Sasa Wharf in Davao aboard the BRP Ramon Alcaraz on Sunday morning.

The repatriation comes as the Navy completed 10 days of coordinated border patrol with their Indonesian counterparts.

The repatriates will be turned over to Davao City Social Welfare Office for medical assistance and assessment. They will also be given cash assistance.