The security forces in Libya have freed a large group of African migrants who were held captive and tortured by human traffickers in Tripoli.
According to the 444th Brigade Libyan army, the victims were rescued from their kidnappers during a security operation.
A special force from the 444 Brigade raided the criminal gang dens during a sweep operation south of Tripoli and found a large group of African migrants detained in the place.
According to the statement, the gang kidnapped, blackmailed, and tortured the detained migrants and demanded ransom for their release.
It was gathered that the migrants received medical care and assistance upon their release.
The brigade reassured families that their sons are free, safe, and in good health.