Somalian Widow Paralysed By Libyan Traffickers After Months Of Beatings & Electric Shock Recounts Ordeal
By The UN Refugee Agency A Somali widow, mother of two Amina has recounted her horrific ordeal after falling into the hands of Libyan traffickers. After more than a year of relentless beatings and electric shocks, she is now broken and unable to walk.”When I arrived in Libya, I was walking, nobody had to help me … but look at me now,” she says, holding up her badly broken arms in despair, her legs paralyzed. The 42-year-old woman from Somali is among thousands of refugees and asylum seekers from across Africa who set out on desperate journeys in search of