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Most North Africa Migrants 'Trafficked Or Exploited'

More than two in three migrants making the treacherous journey to Europe by boat from North Africa have become victims of trafficking or exploitation, a study found. A survey conducted by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) found that more than 70 percent of those questioned showed strong indicators of having been trafficked or otherwise exploited for profit, The Guardian reported.
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