UN Sanctions Six Human Traffickers in Libya

The six men - four Libyans and two Eritreans - head up criminal networks and militias that exploit sub-Saharan African migrants seeking to cross the Mediterranean to Europe and beyond. The sanctions, which came into effect immediately, will freeze their bank accounts and prohibit them from travelling internationally.


Migrants (file photo).

Human trafficking.

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

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