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Libya: EXCLUSIVE - Armed group stopping migrant boats leaving Libya

Source: Reuters - Thomson Reuters Foundation Country: Italy, Libya, World
By Aidan Lewis and Steve Scherer TUNIS/ROME, Aug 21 (Reuters) - An armed group is stopping migrant boats from setting off across the Mediterranean from a city west of Tripoli that has been a springboard for people smugglers, causing a sudden drop in departures over the past month, sources in the area said. The revelation throws new light on the sharp reduction in migrant arrivals from Italy, which took over from the Aegean rout

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