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UN: Sale of Migrants as Slaves in Libya May Be Crime Against Humanity

NEW YORK — The sale of migrants into slavery in Libya may amount to crimes against humanity, the United Nations Security Council said Thursday, voicing "grave concern" after footage appearing to show Africans being auctioned there sparked global outrage. The 15-member council unanimously adopted a formal statement calling on Libyan authorities to

UN to Cameroon: End torture by security forces in the fight against Boko Haram

Jude Johnson  The United Nations (UN) Committee against Torture has urge. Cameroon to act swiftly on the recommendations published on Wednesday to put an end to the widespread use of torture by security forces fighting Boko Haram. This was disclosed in a statement by the Amnesty International said. The Committee expressed deep concerns about the use of

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