The Take: Dumped in the middle of nowhere – Black migrants in North Africa

For years, Black migrants have been abandoned in the Sahara. Now, an investigation shows the European Union is involved.

Sub-Saharan African migrants gather in a field in Jebiniana, Tunisia September 4, 2023 [Jihed Abidellaoui/Reuters]

A sprawling new investigation documents systemic police abuse against Black people migrating to Europe – all with the backing of a not-so-silent partner, the European Union.

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Episode credits:

This episode was produced by Marcos Bartolomé, Duha Mossad, and Kevin Hirten, in for Malika Bilal. This episode was edited by Alexandra Locke.

Our sound designer is Alex Roldan. Our lead of audience development and engagement is Aya Elmileik and Adam Abou-Gad is our engagement producer.

Alexandra Locke is The Take’s executive producer. Ney Alvarez is Al Jazeera’s head of audio.

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Source: Al Jazeera