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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Libya: Three years on, Gaddafi-era laws used to clamp down ...
12 February 2014

Mounting curbs on freedom of expression are threatening the rights Libyans sought to gain by overthrowing Colonel Muammar al-Gaddafi, said Amnesty ...

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Amnesty International | Libya: Three years on, Gaddafi-era ...
12 February 2014

Mounting curbs on freedom of expression are threatening the rights Libyans sought to gain by overthrowing Colonel Muammar al-Gaddafi, said Amnesty ...

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Amnesty International | Libya: Activist imprisoned under al ...
22 January 2014

A writer and political commentator who was a prisoner of conscience under Mu'ammar al-Gaddafi's rule, has now fallen foul of Libya's transitional authorities ...

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Libya: Activist imprisoned under al-Gaddafi facing jail for ...
22 January 2014

Writer and political commentator Jamal al-Hajji sentenced to eight months for remarks made about prominent political figures on television.

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An international failure: The Syrian refugee crisis
13 December 2013

In the space of 12 months, 1.8 million people fled the armed conflict in Syria. This briefing provides an overview of the conditions of refugees from Syria ...

Report       ACT 34/001/2013

'Don't get on the boat' - testimonies from Syrian refugees in ...
13 December 2013

Syrian refugees who survived the trip from North Africa to Europe describe their experiences.

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Libya must investigate death of Special Forces soldier under ...
9 December 2013

Libya's authorities must urgently investigate the death of a soldier who was tortured to death last week following 10 hours of interrogation by his own ...

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Amnesty International | Libya must investigate death of ...
9 December 2013

Libya's authorities must urgently investigate the death of a soldier who was tortured to death last week following 10 hours of interrogation by his own ...

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Libya: The day militias shot at protesters
21 November 2013

Amnesty International calls on the Libyan authorities to stand by their promise to investigate.

Report       MDE 19/012/2013

Libya must protect demonstrators from 'out of control' militias ...
21 November 2013

The Libyan authorities must actively protect protesters from attacks by armed militia during ongoing demonstrations this week or risk further bloodshed

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