In Algiers, Police Are Rounding Up Migrants and Summarily Deporting Them To Niger

Jeumuel, a 31-year-old Ivorian migrant living in Algiers, said he rarely goes outside anymore, afraid he’ll be captured by police and thrown onto a bus for Niger. “We’re hungry, we’re thirsty, but we’re afraid whenever we go out to get something, because they’re arresting people,“ he said. “It’s hard to leave the house.”—Vice News

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