Hans & Tamar Oppenheimer Chair in Public International Law

8 November 2011

Death in the Desert


The CNN documentary "Death in the Desert" showed the remarkable risks Africans were prepared to make to try to get to Israel.

A hazardous trip across Africa to Egypt where Bedouins would take them across the Sinai Desert but also hold them as bonded labor.

And if they couldn’t pay, bodies have been found with organs missing and fresh scars - signs, experts say, of organ trafficking.

To watch the documentary in full online in three parts:

See online : Death in the Desert

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