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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Europe: SOS Europe: Human rights and migration control
13 June 2012

In an attempt to prevent “irregular migration” from Africa to Europe, some European countries implement border control measures outside their own ...

Report       EUR 01/013/2012

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

Libyan surgeon accused of neglect faces spurious charges ...
7 June 2012

Hisham Anour Ben Khayal categorically denies accusations he purposefully withheld medical treatment from an pro-Gaddafi fighter who died from a ...

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Amnesty International | Libyan surgeon accused of neglect ...
7 June 2012

Libyan authorities must review the charges faced by a neurosurgeon accused of neglect over the death of an anti-Gaddafi fighter, Amnesty International ...

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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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Amnesty International | Libya: NTC must not curtail freedom of ...
3 May 2012

The Libyan authorities must not suppress freedom of expression in the name of protecting the "17 February Revolution, Amnesty International said today ...

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Amnesty International | Libya: Central government must ...
23 April 2012

The Libyan National Transitional Council (NTC) must take steps to ensure that residents in the south-eastern city of Kufra are protected from reckless ...

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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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