Search operations for two people missing off Djerba island still underway

Medenine: Search operations for two people missing since yesterday evening off the island of Djerba are still underway. They left, on Saturday, from Sakia Beach in Djerba aboard a boat for a fishing trip, a source from the coastguard said, adding that contact with them was suddenly interrupted due to bad weather conditions. «They have not returned until now,» the same source said. A military helicopter is searching them in coordination with fishermen from Djerba and Zarzis, the same source added. Source: Agence Tunis Afrique Presse