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Libya Rescues 279 Migrants at Sea, but 100 More Are Feared Dead
All of the survivors, including 19 women and 17 children, were handed over to the countryâs anti-migration authority.
Nigerian Migrants Get a Welcome Home. Jobs Are Another Story.
Thousands of Nigerians are being returned from Libya after failing to make it to Europe. What will they do now?
A Look Inside a Rescuerâs Struggle to Save Migrants from Sinking Dinghy
The victims became the latest casualties in a crisis that in the past year has claimed the lives of more than 3,000 people who were trying to reach Europe by crossing the Mediterranean Sea.
In a First, U.N. Evacuates Dozens of Refugees from Libya to Italy
The group of 162 refugees and migrants had been held in detention in bleak conditions. It is the first time the United Nationsâ refugee agency has relocated people from Libya directly into Europe.
Can the International Criminal Court Be Saved From Itself?
The I.C.C. is strictly symbolic. It might redeem itself by taking up the abuse migrants suffer on their way to Europe.
Europe Wanted Migrants Stopped. Now Some Are Being Sold as Slaves.
A news broadcast about a market where African captives are sold drew a muted response from European officials, who are intent on keeping out migrants.
Libyan Convicted of Terrorism in Benghazi Attacks but Acquitted of Murder
Ahmed Abu Khattala was the first person charged and prosecuted in the attacks in Benghazi, Libya, which left four Americans dead, including an ambassador.
Rwanda Offers to Host African Migrants Stranded in Libya
The gesture could partly reverse the northward odyssey of African migrants seeking new lives in Europe.
U.N. Chief âHorrifiedâ by Report of Libya Slave Auction
After CNN reported that migrants had been sold at auction, Secretary General AntÃ³nio Guterres said the acts depicted âmay amount to crimes against humanity.â
Sale of Migrants as Slaves in Libya Causes Outrage in Africa and Paris
CNN footage of migrants being auctioned off in the Libyan capital prompted a protest in Paris, condemnation by the African Union and an official inquiry.
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