Migrants Sue Italy Over Collaboration With Libyan Coast Guard
Italy's collaboration with Libya to stop migrants from crossing the Mediterranean is facing a legal challenge. A lawsuit filed in the European Court of Human Rights asserts that Italy's work with the Libyan coast guard has forced thousands of people to return to Libya against their will, subjecting them to inhumane conditions.
VOA, 9 May 2018
Italy’s collaboration with Libya to stop migrants from crossing the Mediterranean is facing a legal challenge. A lawsuit filed in the European Court of Human Rights asserts… Read more »
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Vanguard, 8 May 2018
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