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Traffickers Attacking Eritrean Refugees in Sudan

Smuggled, Deceived, Abducted
Smuggled, Deceived, Abducted

By Katy Migiro (Reuters),

NAIROBI (AlertNet) – Eritrean refugees in Sudan are living in fear of further attacks after several were kidnapped last week from the Shagarab camp complex, 70km west of the Eritrean border, rights groups say.

Since 2009, human traffickers have snatched thousands of Eritrean refugees from camps in eastern Sudan for ransom, sexual exploitation, forced marriage and bonded labour.  Continue reading Traffickers Attacking Eritrean Refugees in Sudan