Stranded migrant sues France and Spain

Ethiopian man takes France and Spain to court for failing to help him and 72 others while stranded at sea.

    An Ethiopian refugee is suing the French and Spanish military for failing to help him and 72 other migrants who were stranded at sea in 2011.

    Abu Kebato was one of only nine people who survived after two weeks adrift in the Mediterranean, while NATO ships and planes patrolled nearby.

    Al Jazeera’s Nadim Baba has his story.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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