Women and child migrants raped, beaten and detained in Libyan ‘hellholes’

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Lin Taylor

Women and children making the dangerous journey to Europe to flee poverty and conflicts in Africa are being beaten, raped and starved in “living hellholes” in Libya, the United Nations children’s agency (UNICEF) said on Tuesday.

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Bangladesh seizes 2.8 million Yaba tablets, nabs three smugglers

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Sheuli Akter

Bangladesh’s elite force (RAB) have seized 2.8 million methamphetamine tablets worth an estimated $10.5 million and nabbed three smugglers from Dhaka and seaport city Chittagong in separate drives.

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