CROSSING LIBYA: THE HUMAN MARKETPLACE (21/25)
Asamoa Shia (Ghana, 25 yo) weeps aboard the Aquarius ship after was rescued with his wife and another 120 migrants off the shore of Libya. While working in Libya, he was arrested at home during a night raid carried out by an armed militia in Tripoli. Accordingly with his testimony he spent over two months in a prison camp from where he managed to escape with other 15 migrants. He was smuggled to Italy in a dinghy boat from Sabratah, in the west coast of Libya.
Copyright Narciso Contreras