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EU Trust Fund for Africa adopts €90 million programme on protection of migrants and improved migration management ... - EU News

Following up on the Joint Communication on the Central Mediterranean Route and the Malta Declaration, the EU Trust Fund for Africa upon proposal from the European Commission, adopted today a €90 million programme to step up the protection of migrants ...and more »

Migrants from west Africa being 'sold in Libyan slave markets' - The Guardian

UN migration agency says selling of people is rife in African nation that has slid into violent chaos since overthrow of Gaddafi. Emma Graham-Harrison. Mon 10 Apr 2017 14.43 EDT Last modified on Thu 28 Dec 2017 10.43 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on ...and more »

African refugees 'sold in slave markets' - Radio New Zealand

Africans trying to reach Europe are being sold by their captors in "slave markets" in Libya, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) says. Sub-Saharan African migrants held hostage in Sabha, Southern Libya. Photo: Supplied / International ...and more »

IOM: African migrants traded in Libya's 'slave markets' - Aljazeera.com

Hundreds of African refugees and migrants passing through Libya are being bought and sold in modern-day slave markets before being held for ransom or used as forced labour or for sexual exploitation, survivors have told the UN's migration agency. The ...and more »

African Migrants Smuggled Into Libya Sold at 'Modern-Day Slave Markets' - Newsweek

West African migrants smuggled into Libya are being traded and sold at what witnesses have described as modern-day slave markets. Survivors who were able to either escape or buy their freedom told the U.N.'s International Organisation for Migration ...and more »

Libya: African refugees being sold at 'regular public slave auctions' - The Independent

Refugees and migrants are being sold at modern-day public slave markets in Libya, the UN's migration agency has said. International Organisation for Migration staff found hundreds of young African men are being traded in public in what they described ...and more »

African slaves 'sold in Libyan car parks for $200' - euronews

The United Nations' migration agency says growing numbers of African migrants passing through Libya are being sold as slaves by traffickers or militia groups before being held for ransom. The International Organization for Migration (IOS) has published ...and more »

Migrants in Libya are being rounded up and sold into slavery, UN says - CBC.ca

Read Story Transcript. After leaving everything they know behind to risk their lives in search of a better life, hundreds of African migrants are being forced into a system of "modern slavery" in Libya, a United Nations spokesman says. "Facing all ...and more »

IOM Learns of 'Slave Market' Conditions Endangering Migrants in North Africa - Libya Herald

Tunis, 11 April 2017: An IOM shots of captive sub-Saharan Africans in Sebha. IOM shots of captive sub-Saharan Africans in Sebha. The following report is from the UN's International Organisation for Migration. Over the past weekend, IOM staff in Niger ...and more »

African migrants are being sold as slaves in open markets in Libya - Quartz

African migrants trying to reach Europe by way of Libya are being auctioned off in car parks, garages, and as well as public squares, in what staff at the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has described as “slave markets.” Victims from ...and more »