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.

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UN human rights report urges end to 'unimaginable abuse' of migrants in Libya.

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