External Content

The following content is sourced from external partners. We cannot guarantee that it is suitable for the visually or hearing impaired.

GENEVA (Reuters) - A European and African deal to stem the flow of migrants coming through Libya to Europe fails to tackle the abuses they face, the top U.N. human rights official wrote on Friday.

The Aug. 28 deal struck in Paris by France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Chad, Niger and Libya failed to provide "a detailed blueprint to tackle the hidden human calamity that continues to take place within Libya, and along its coast," U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein said.

(Reporting by Tom Miles; Editing by Hugh Lawson)

Neuer Inhalt

Horizontal Line


swissinfo EN

Teaser Join us on Facebook!

Join us on Facebook!

subscription form

Form for signing up for free newsletter.

Sign up for our free newsletters and get the top stories delivered to your inbox.







Click here to see more newsletters

Reuters