Three Egyptian immigrants found in Tobruk with signs of severe torture

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Three Egyptian immigrants found in Tobruk with signs of severe torture

January 12, 2021 - 22:23
Written by: RabiaGolden

A source from the city of Tobruk stated that a force of the Tobruk Security Directorate, on Monday, found three Egyptian immigrants bearing signs of severe torture in the Bab Al-Zaytoun area, east of the city.

The source added that one of the Egyptian immigrants died as a result of his injuries, upon arrival at the Tobruk Medical Center.

He confirmed also that they were being held in one of the storage areas delegated for the smuggling of illegal immigrants, adding that they had not eaten for several days and were subjected intermittently to beatings and torture by the criminal gang holding them, who are well versed in human trafficking.