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Libyan coast guard patrol the sea between the towns of Sabratha and Zawiyah. Now the commander of the Zawiyah coast guard is being detained by the Libyan government, accused of involvement in people smuggling | Photo: Taha Jawashi / AFP
Archive: Migrants on the Italian Red Cross flagship Responder during a rescue operation in the international waters between Malta and Libya | Photo: ANSA / YARA NARDI / ITALIAN RED CROSS PRESS OFFICE
From file: Migrants stopped by Libyan authorities in Zawiya, northwestern Libya | Credit: ANSA/ZUHAIR ABUSREWIL
Migrant men holding children walk toward the Turkish-Greek border crossings from the city center of Edirne, Turkey | Photo: EPA/Erdem Sahin
 Migrants on a boat after they were intercepted by Libyan coastguard in the Mediterranean | Photo: EPA/Stringer

Migrants on a boat after they were intercepted by Libyan coastguard in the Mediterranean | Photo: EPA/Stringer
An immigrant crying in a migrant centre in Tripoli | Photo: Zuhair Abusrewil
People in a dinghy off the coast of Libya with a ship in the background | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/O.Calvo
Refugees rescued by the Libyan coast guard arrive at the naval yard in Tripoli, Libya, 29 September 2015 | Photo: EPA/STR
Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio meets Libyan Interior Minister Fathi Bashagha at the Italian Foreign Ministry in Rome, Farnesina Palace, 3 February 2020 |Photo: EPA/Claudio Peri
An example of a Zodiac Sillinger on a Libyan coast guard boat off the coast of Libya in October 2019 | Photo: France 24
African migrants, who were rescued by the Libyan coastguard in the Mediterranean off the Libyan coast, wait at a naval base in Tripoli, Libya |Photo: EPA/STR