Terror for women in Libyan black African refugee camp

We've been following the blatant racism being shown by the rebel army and ordinary Libyans toward black African migrant workers, as well as the reports of murder and executions of blacks by gangs of Libyans armed with guns. Now comes disturbing reports that refugee camps where these black Africans have fled trying to find safety have become rape traps for young women. McClatchy: You should be here in the evening, when they come in firing their guns and taking people," one woman from Nigeria said Wednesday as she recounted the nightly raids on the camp. "They don't use condoms, they use whatever they can find," she said, pointing to a discarded plastic bag in a pile of trash. As she spoke, other women standing nearby nodded in agreement. There is no way to know how many women have been raped here, where hundreds of Africans have settled in and around the boats of a marina. No one keeps statistics in the camp, and foreign aid workers say they are prohibited from discussing the...(Read Full Post)