Libya PM: 800,000 Illegal Immigrants Ready to Leave for Europe

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Almost a million illegal aliens are living in Libya and ready to leave for Europe, the country’s internationally-backed leader has said.

Fayez al-Sarraj explained that only a small proportion of migrants hoping to use Libya as a transit country on their way to rich EU nations were being held in camps,

after Austria’s far-left president blasted conditions at the facilities, commenting that the situation there was “to put it mildly — far from satisfactory”.

“My personal opinion is that under these circumstances, refugees shouldn’t be sent there at the moment,” Alexander Van der Bellen told the Libyan premier on Monday.

 

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