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Migrants in a Libya detention centre: The GNC echoed Gaddafi's threat from five years ago (Photo: Internews Network)

Libyan faction threatens EU with migrant boats

One of the two rival authorities in Libya has threatened to send migrants to Europe unless the EU recognises its legitimacy.

Jamal Zubia, a spokesman for the General National Congress (GNC), told The Telegraph, a British daily, in an interview published on Monday (2 November): "I have advised my...

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Andrew Rettman is EUobserver's Foreign Affairs Editor. He has been writing about foreign and security affairs for EUobserver since 2005. He is Polish but grew up in the UK. He has also written for The Guardian, The Telegraph, and The Times of London.

Migrants in a Libya detention centre: The GNC echoed Gaddafi's threat from five years ago (Photo: Internews Network)

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Andrew Rettman is EUobserver's Foreign Affairs Editor. He has been writing about foreign and security affairs for EUobserver since 2005. He is Polish but grew up in the UK. He has also written for The Guardian, The Telegraph, and The Times of London.

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