By Thomas Issak
Even if UN inspectors see the guards beating us, they don’t intervene. All we want to do is get out of Libya
I tried to reach Europe at the start of this year. We were in the boat for 26 hours, in the middle of the Mediterranean, and an Italian helicopter came to take photos. After that, the Libyan coastguards appeared to take us back to Libya, and they brought us to hell. Since then, I’ve been in a detention centre in Tripoli.
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