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Trafficked Eritreans' long road to recovery
After being freed from smugglers in the Sinai, refugees face a new set of challenges in Egypt's capital.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2013 12:52 GMT
Egypt's Sinai: Trafficking, torture and fear
Migrant labourers and refugees are often kidnapped, abused and killed by networks of traffickers.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2013 12:42 GMT
Asylum seekers fear worse to come in Israel
Critics say government plan to transfer asylum seekers to 'open detention centres' violates basic rights.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2013 07:37 GMT
Lampedusa boat victims raped and tortured
Italian police say dozens of Lampedusa boat tragedy victims were raped and tortured in Libya.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2013 19:23 GMT
Is the Horn of Africa facing another collapsing state?
Eritrea's refugee crisis threatens to undermine the stability of the secretive country.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2013 09:15 GMT
Italy to hold state funeral after shipwreck
Prime minister makes announcement during visit to Lampedusa island where more than 300 migrants are feared to have died.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2013 10:47 GMT
The fight against al-Shabab
A false and premature sense of security regarding al-Shabab's capabilities led to the tragedy in Nairobi, Dersso writes.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2013 13:39 GMT
Italy searches for boat disaster victims
Hopes of finding survivors wane, a day after a boat carrying migrants sank off Lampedusa killing at least 127 people.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2013 14:51 GMT
Enforcing modesty on the poor in Sudan
A law that permits flogging women for "indecent" dress is not applied equally across social classes.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2013 09:53 GMT
Somalis in Kenya fear revenge attacks
Three days after the Nairobi mall siege began, Somalis in the capital say they fear retaliation.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 18:37 GMT
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