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Italy, Germany Capture Fugitive Human-Trafficker from Eritrea

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Yonas Redae, an alleged transnational human trafficker from Eritrea and part of a criminal organization that smuggled people from Africa to Europe has been captured.

By DPA-Correspondent,

Italian and German authorities have arrested a suspected human trafficker from Eritrea who had been on the run for months, police in the Sicilian city of Palermo announced on Saturday.

The man, who had been on the run since April under an international arrest warrant, was arrested in Germany and deported to Italy by plane from Frankfurt.

The arrested man is accused of being the leading member of a gang of traffickers who organized illegal crossings of the Mediterranean for thousands of migrants in exchange for large sums of money. Continue reading Italy, Germany Capture Fugitive Human-Trafficker from Eritrea