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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Libya: Teetering on the edge: Ongoing human rights violations ...
3 March 2014

Company Registration: 01606776 Registered in England and Wales. AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT Index: MDE 19/001/2014. ...

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Libya: Politicians face death penalty over blasphemous ...
27 February 2014

Two politicians could be sentenced to death over a cartoon deemed offensive to Islam when a verdict is issued in their case on Sunday 2 March.

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Amnesty International | Libya: Politicians face death penalty ...
27 February 2014

Two politicians could be sentenced to death over a cartoon deemed offensive to Islam when a verdict is issued in their case on Sunday 2 March, said ...

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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 ...

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'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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