Foreign migrants at risk in Libya

African workers and refugees in Tripoli say they are being assaulted and illegally detained.


    In Tripoli, many foreign workers say thay are being assaulted and illegally detained.

    Some are accused of being Muammar Gaddafi supporters and mercenaries.

    Others live in makeshift camps, hiding from men with weapons, without knowing whether their attackers are Gaddafi's loyalists or rebel fighters.

    Al Jazeera's James Bays has this exclusive report.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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