Libya: The Torture Factory

Medici per i dritti humani published a report "The Torture Factory" on March 17, 2020 that raises concern over the human rights violations against migrants and refugees in Libya.


The report draws on over  3 000 testimonies of migrants that passed through Libya prior to arriving to Italy between 2014 and 2020. Through these testimonies the  period preceding the 2017 Italy-Libya deal on migration and the three years following the deal are compared.


Full titleThe Torture Factory. Report on Human Rights Violations Against Migrants and Refugees in Libya (2014-2020
PublisherMedici per i Diritti Umani
Media typeReport / PDF
Topics Criminalization of Borderwork - Trafficking, Detention, Deportation & Pushbacks, Migration Routes & Transport, Sea Rescue Operations
Regions North Africa

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