People smugglers 'treated us like animals'

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Published on 24 Nov 2021, 20:56
A family from Iraq spent all they had to be smuggled into Europe before getting caught in Poland and being sent straight back.

In this special report, Sky’s Middle East Correspondent Alistair Bunkall spoke to a people smuggler in northern Iraq who explained how he knowingly put dozens of people in flimsy boats and took their entire life savings.

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