Patrolling Libyan borders an uphill task

Former rebels volunteering to guard unmanned posts face poor facilities and little financial support.

    The breakdown in order following Libya's revolution has led to a rise in illegal immigration.

    Poor facilities and little financial support has made the task of former rebels volunteering to guard the unmanned border posts more difficult.

    Al Jazeera’s Omar Al Saleh reports from Ghadamis.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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