UAE search and rescue team arrives in Libya

The search and rescue team that includes 34 individuals equipped with the necessary machinery and equipment to perform its tasks has swung into action immediately after its arrival.
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ABU DHABI: The UAE search and rescue team arrived on Tuesday at Benghazi airport in Libya where flooding resulted in thousands of casualties.

The initiative follows directives of UAE President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan to send urgent relief and search and rescue teams to Libya.