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Sudanese woman tells of “horrible” desert journey after expulsion from Tunisia

Tafaul Omar, a pregnant 26-year-old nurse from Sudan, talks to a group of men as she is stranded in the desert on the Libyan-Tunisian border, near Al-Assah, Libya, on 5th August, 2023.

Alasaa, Libya Reuters Exhausted, pregnant and weeping, Sudanese nurse Tafaul Omar sat under the scorching desert sun along with 14 other migrants who said they had been arrested by Tunisian authorities and dumped in the border area with Libya – a practice Tunisia denies. The group of men and women from Sudan, Senegal, Ghana and […]