Sally Hayden

Sally Hayden

Middle East

Vulnerable child and women refugees refused evacuation from Libya

Asylum seekers protest as UNHCR turns down evacuation requests, citing third countries' refusal to take in refugees.

Vulnerable child and women refugees refused evacuation from Libya

Libya

Survivors of deadly air attack in Libya demand evacuation

Hundreds of migrants have been sleeping outside the Tajoura detention centre for fear of another attack.

Survivors of deadly air attack in Libya demand evacuation

Libya

Libya migrants recount horrors of Tajoura detention centre attack

Shock and sadness overcomes migrants held across Libya after air raid hits detention centre in Tripoli.

Libya migrants recount horrors of Tajoura detention centre attack

Refugees

'We need urgent help': Refugees perish in Libyan detention centre

Refugees and staff of international aid groups confirm at least 22 deaths since September in Zintan.

'We need urgent help': Refugees perish in Libyan detention centre

Libya

As Tripoli conflict continues, detained migrants run out of food

At least 376 people have been killed and thousands displaced since fighting erupted last month in the Libyan capital.

As Tripoli conflict continues, detained migrants run out of food

Libya

How will clashes in Libya affect refugees hoping to reach Europe?

As some Libyan officials and Italian media warn of exodus, experts say it is impossible to predict impact on migration.

How will clashes in Libya affect refugees hoping to reach Europe?

Libya

Libya: Detained refugees shot as clashes near Tripoli continue

Refugees and migrants request immediate medical assistance as several people are reportedly wounded by gunfire.

Libya: Detained refugees shot as clashes near Tripoli continue

Libya

'We are in a fire': Libya's detained refugees trapped by conflict

Detainees at detention centre on the outskirts of Tripoli live in fear amid intense clashes for control of the capital.

'We are in a fire': Libya's detained refugees trapped by conflict

Libya

Libya: Detained refugees 'terrified' as clashes near Tripoli rage

Some refugees and migrants say they have been left without food and water, others say they were forced to move weapons.

Libya: Detained refugees 'terrified' as clashes near Tripoli rage

Africa

Refugees in Libya 'tortured' for breaking out of detention centre

Nearly 150 detainees broke out of their cell in Tripoli's Triq al Sikka earlier this week to protest against abuse.

Refugees in Libya 'tortured' for breaking out of detention centre

Libya

Libya migrants scribble on prison wall: 'People were sold here'

Detainees protest against smuggling networks in Libya, where many are allegedly sold and resold numerous times.

Libya migrants scribble on prison wall: 'People were sold here'

Refugee Crisis

Refugee ship Aquarius to stop rescue mission in the Mediterranean

Rescue organisation SOS Mediterranee and MSF say they will end operation after relentless pressure from EU states.

Refugee ship Aquarius to stop rescue mission in the Mediterranean