Posted by: APO | 4 July 2017

UNHCR resettles group of vulnerable women refugees from Libya

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, evacuated today six vulnerable refugee women from Libya to a country that has accepted to resettle them. A second group of seven refugees is expected to follow shortly. The women being resettled today suffered horrific abuse and were kept in servitude by an armed group in Libya. They were later detained by the authorities. Following UNHCR’s intervention, they were released… Read more on


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