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Libya: 'We are not safe anywhere': Tawarghas in Libya
8 June 2012

In mid-August 2011, opposition fighters from Misratah attacked the neighbouring town of Tawargha, home to some 30000 black Libyans. The fighters ...

Document       MDE 19/007/2012

Libya: Detainees stripped and beaten in Libya prison
29 May 2012

On 14 May 2012, 20 detainees were stripped and beaten in Ain Zara Prison, Libya, then left for two days on a concrete floor without mattresses or blankets ...

Urgent Action       MDE 19/008/2012

Report 2012: No longer business as usual for tyranny and ...
24 May 2012

Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.

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Libya: Central government must protect Kufra residents from ...
23 April 2012

Fighting broke out in Kufra on Friday between armed militias after a Tabu man was killed by unidentified assailants.

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Amnesty International | NTC must investigate death of another ...
19 April 2012

The Libyan National Transitional Council (NTC) must act immediately to investigate and prosecute abuses against the Tawargha community of black ...

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Libya: Amnesty International comment on Council of Europe ...
29 March 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY AI Index: MDE 19/006/2012 Date: 29 March 2012 Amnesty International comment on Council of ...

PressItem       MDE 19/006/2012

Mauritania: Transfer former Libyan intelligence chief to the ...
19 March 2012

Abdullah al-Senussi, Libya's former intelligence chief, must be turned over to the ICC without delay following his arrest in Mauritania.

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Libya: The forgotten victims of NATO strikes
19 March 2012

In March 2011 several member states of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) launched a military campaign against Colonel Mu'ammar al-Gaddafi's ...

Report       MDE 19/003/2012

Libya: Continued scrutiny of human rights situation in Libya ...
12 March 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: MDE 19/004/2012. 12 March 2012. Libya: Continued scrutiny ...

Public Statement       MDE 19/004/2012

Libya: Militias threaten hopes for new Libya
16 February 2012

The Libyan authorities face a considerable challenge in their efforts to bring under control the numerous militias that have largely taken the law into their ...

Report       MDE 19/002/2012