Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Egyptian rights groups urge action on abducted Eritreans migrants

The Eritrean refugee said he is detained in a metal container with fifteen other hostages by a group of Bedouins, because he has not been able to pay the money demanded," ranging between 3-8 thousand dollars, the statement said. "He added that the traffickers only provide two pieces of bread and some salty water per day." But Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Abul Gheit said his country has no information on the issue. The Egyptian rights activists said they have contacted one of the hostages, quoting him as saying he is currently detained with a group of hostages in Sinai. Read more…


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