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Migration increased in 2020, many will continue to flee to Europe – UNHCR

The Address | Benghazi – Libya The number of asylum seekers who fled Tunisia last year quadrupled, while departures from…

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IOM, UNHCR: Shipwreck off Libya claims over 40 lives

TRIPOLI – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency reported a shipwreck off the Libyan…

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Migration

UNHCR warns of COVID-19 risks facing migrants detained in Libya

TRIPOLI – The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Monday expressed concern about the COVID-19 risks facing migrants…

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UNHCR: 119 migrants rescued off Libya, returned to Tripoli

The Address | Benghazi – Libya TRIPOLI – The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) confirmed that the Libyan…

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Rwanda receives 130 African asylum seekers from western Libya

The Libyan Address Journal Rwanda has received 130 more asylum seekers who were stranded in western Libya. They will stay…

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Migration

UNHCR: Hundreds of migrants evacuated from Libya to Rwanda this year

TRIPOLI – UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, has evacuated Thursday evening 79 migrants out of Libya to Rwanda. The UNHCR-chartered…

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More African asylum seekers to be evacuated from Libya to Rwanda

The Address | Benghazi – Libya The Rwandan government has approved the evacuation of another batch of asylum seekers who…

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Migration

UNHCR: 77 migrants rescued off Libya

TRIPOLI – Over 70 migrants were rescued off of Libya’s coast by the Libyan Coast Guards on Saturday night, said…

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El Hillo shocked by the death of an Eritrean asylum-seeker in a shelter in Tripoli

The Libyan Address Journal The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator for Libya, Yacoub El Hillo, condemned the killing of a 15-year-old…

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141 refugees released from detention in Libya: UNHCR

The Address | Benghazi – Libya TRIPOLI – The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has said it secured…

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