Rabat - Libya's 1100-mile coastline has opened up a lucrative market devised for the smuggling of illicit goods, commodities, and, most alarmingly, humans. The soaring “slave market” in the wartorn country has sparked outrage worldwide. To combat this cataclysm the EU and AU will take "concrete military and policing action,” announced the French president, Emmanuel Macron, during the two organization’s joint summit in Abidjan.

French president, Emmanuel Macron
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Amira El Masaiti is a Morocco World News correspondent in Rabat.