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African Migrants Suffering Abuse in Libya Repatriated

The International Organization for Migration said it is scaling up the repatriation of African migrants suffering abuse and exploitation in Libya, mainly at the hands of the police and the militias. Over the past few months, the International Organization for Migration reports it has repatriated thousands of Africans from Libya, mainly to Burkina Faso, Gambia and Senegal. In its latest operation a few days ago, IOM returned 117 migrants to Burkina Faso, including five women and two...

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