Each day for a month, they inflicted new tortures on him, Omar Farrag told The Associated Press. They put him in a tank of water and lit a fire underneath it. They wrapped his limbs with tight barbed wire. At times, they heated the barbed wire.
Finally, his younger brother came all the way from Ethiopia with US$2,000 in ransom money. The smugglers decided they could squeeze more money out of him too, so they tortured his brother so badly it ended up killing him, Farrag said.
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They were deemed the most vulnerable cases: refugees suffering from medical conditions so severe that normally their journeys to the United States would be expedited on medical grounds.
One is a 9-year-old Somali child in Ethiopia with a congenital heart disease that cannot be treated in a refugee camp. Another is a 1-year-old Sudanese boy with cancer. A third is a Somali boy with a severe intestinal disorder living in a camp that doesnâ€™t even have the colostomy bags he needs.
After President Trumpâ€™s executive order last week, their resettlement in America was put on hold. Now, the organization responsible for processing refugees in sub-Saharan Africa, Church World Service, says that order will now be their death sentence.
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[Canada] - A Malaysian serial rapist who raped over 1,000 women and young girls will be deported to Malaysia now that his 24-year prison sentence is complete.