According to the United Nations migration agency, survivors have revealed that hundreds of migrants along North African migration routes are being bought and sold openly in modern day 'slave markets' before being held for ransom, forced labour or sexual exploitation.
Migrants Bought and Sold Openly in Libya 'Slave Markets'
IPS, 9 May 2017
Hundreds of migrants along North African migration routes are being bought and sold openly in modern day 'slave markets' in Libya, survivors have told the United Nations migration… Read more »
IOM - African Migrants Traded in Libya's 'Slave Markets'
Al Jazeera, 11 April 2017
Hundreds of African refugees and migrants passing through Libya are being bought and sold in modern-day slave markets before being held for ransom, forced labour or sexual… Read more »
North African Migrants Sold in Libya's Slave Markets
VOA, 12 April 2017
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) says that young men from North Africa migrating to Libya or Europe in search of jobs increasingly are being caught up and… Read more »
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