"Libyan authorities have deported 170 Egyptian citizens because they did not hold the correct documentation. A report by the Ministry of Labour says Egyptian workers are coveted by Libyan businesses.
The Egyptian citizens were being held in a prison in the Libyan city of Misrata until Saturday when the Egyptian embassy in Libya organised for their transfer back to Egypt, according to state news agency MENA.
The deportation follows the release of a report received by Minister of Labour Khaled Al-Azhari about Egyptian workers in 2012, which includes details about the situation in Libya. ... "