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Hard to stay in Libya, difficult to return

 IPS 05 March 2019

At the battered terminal of Tripoli’s tiny Mitiga airport, over 150 young men and women jostle to be repatriated home to Nigeria on Libya’s Buraq airlines. This journey to Lagos is one of hundreds the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has facilitated since the start of the uprising against Gaddafi’s regime over a year ago. (1152 Words) - By Rebecca Murray


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A rare moment of joy at a Nigerian wedding in a Tripoli church. Photo: Rebecca Murray/IPS

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