Refugees in Libya Are Being Sold at Slave Auctions

After Italy signed a memorandum with the UN and U.S.-backed government of Libya, known as the Government of National Accord (GNA), in Tripoli to reduce sea migration in February 2017, migrant crossings to Italy from the North African coastline decreased by 87 percent. This seemingly positive result, however, has obscured the fact that refugees intercepted by […]