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UPDATE 2-325 detained migrants evacuated as war reaches Tripoli

TRIPOLI, The United Nations refugee agency evacuated 325 African refugees on Wednesday from Qasr Ben Gashir detention centre in southern Tripoli because of deteriorating security and escalating violence.

The refugees – mainly Eritrean, Sudanese and Nigerian – were taken to …

UPDATE 2-325 detained migrants evacuated as war reaches Tripoli

TRIPOLI, The United Nations refugee agency evacuated 325 African refugees on Wednesday from Qasr Ben Gashir detention centre in southern Tripoli because of deteriorating security and escalating violence.

The refugees – mainly Eritrean, Sudanese and Nigerian – were taken to …

Dozens of African Refugees Flown from Unstable Libya to Niger

GENEVA The U.N. refugee agency (UNHCR) reports 163 refugees from sub-Saharan Africa, who were detained in horrific conditions in Libya, have been flown out of the battle-scarred country to safety in Niger.

The plane landed in Niger’s capital, Niamey, early …

Dozens of African Refugees Flown from Unstable Libya to Niger

GENEVA The U.N. refugee agency (UNHCR) reports 163 refugees from sub-Saharan Africa, who were detained in horrific conditions in Libya, have been flown out of the battle-scarred country to safety in Niger.

The plane landed in Niger’s capital, Niamey, early …

Authoritarian Leaders Fuel Hatred Toward Journalists Worldwide, Study Finds

A report released Thursday concludes disdain for journalists throughout the world has increased during the past year, due primarily to the behavior of authoritarian leaders.

The 2019 World Press Freedom Index report, conducted by Reporters Without Borders, said “authoritarian regimes …

Eritrean Kesete wins Linz Marathon

The 25-year-old prevailed in an unofficial time of 2:09:06 hours about 13 seconds ahead of Felix Chemonges from Uganda. The duo had dropped off a few kilometers before the finish, in the finish Chemonges could not keep up.

Source: Dehai …