The Trump administration is set to deport four men to slavery hotbed Mauritania just a week after the president said they were working to protect victims of traffickers.
Amnesty International has called on President Donald Trump to halt the potential deportation of Mauritanian asylum seekers in the U.S.
Mohammed Mahmoud Abu al-Maali, a Mauritanian expert on ISIS and Al-Qaeda in the region, told Newsweek the U.S. military had a destabilizing effect.
The blogger was sentenced to death in 2014, but human rights groups say he is a prisoner of conscience.
The group's North African branch planned to stop attacks in return for the release of its prisoners.