Forty human traffickers arrested, 500 people rescued in West Africa

PARIS, Nov 23 (Reuters) - Forty people were arrested and 500 people rescued after a swoop on human trafficking across West Africa, international police organisation Interpol said on Thursday. The Interpol-led action comes amid a global outcry sparked by footage of Africans being solved as slaves in Libya, often the final transit for migrants wanting … Continue reading Forty human traffickers arrested, 500 people rescued in West Africa

Footage of PNG authorities storming Manus Island to clear 400 men

THE Papua New Guinea army and police have been sent in on Manus Island to clear out hundreds of men still refusing to leave the detention centre. “Move, move, you have one hour to move,” asylum seekers say authorities screamed at them as they entered. It comes as footage emerges of PNG authorities storming the … Continue reading Footage of PNG authorities storming Manus Island to clear 400 men