Sudanese teen found hanging in Libya migrant centre: report

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A teenage Sudanese refugee was found hanging in one of Libya’s notorious migrant detention centres, according to reports on Thursday. Mohamed Mahmoud Abdel Aziz, 19, is believed to have taken his own life at the Ain Zara detention centre south of the capital Tripoli on 5 June, according to Al Jazeera. Abdel Aziz’s body was left hanging for hours on end in the room that he shared with hundreds of people, asylum seekers told the pan-Arab news outlet. After some detained asylum seekers at the centre took photos of the teenager’s body, Libyan authorities confiscated their phones to prevent the ima…

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