Many migrants fail to realize that embarking on a journey to Europe via Libya is extremely dangerous
The video shows a group of Nigerian migrants fearing for their lives | Credit:  France Medias Monde
Migrants stand at a hall in a detention center, near Misrata, Libya
Migrants in Libya face grave dangers including torture, rape and being sold into slavery. Credit: Florian Gaertner/Photothek via Getty Images
Migrants posted this video of their protest on Facebook on Sunday, August 12
File picture of the Diciotti vessel with migrants onboard
A migrant in Sicily | Credit: Diego Cupolo
Group of migrants of the Sarost 5 docking in the port of Zarzis. CREDIT: IOM
Scene from the documentary film 'Angeli dal mare' ('Angels of the Sea') on the Lampedusa Coast Guard by director Simone Gandolfo. ANSA/TV2000
Close up profile of migrant in Libya
Migrants could have their cases assessed in North Africa under the latest proposal
Migrants being detained by Libyan security forces | Credit: EPA/STR