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Libya must end protest crackdown | Amnesty International
16 February 2011

Amnesty International is calling on the Libyan government to end its clampdown on peaceful political activists after violence erupted at demonstrations ...

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Amnesty International | Libyan writer detained following ...
8 February 2011

A Libyan writer and political commentator arrested last week and accused of a driving offence appears to have been targeted for calling for peaceful ...

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Libyan writer detained following protest call | Amnesty ...
8 February 2011

A Libyan writer and political commentator arrested last week and accused of a driving offence appears to have been targeted for calling for peaceful ...

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Libya: Writer detained after calling for demonstrations
5 February 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 19/003/2011. 5 February 2011. Libya: Writer detained ...

Public Statement       MDE 19/003/2011

Libya: Libyan prisoner tortured
4 February 2011

Two brothers, who may be prisoners of conscience held solely for their interest in Amazigh culture, were arrested on 16 December 2010 in Tripoli. One ...

Urgent Action       MDE 19/002/2011

Libya: Four arrested amid fears of Amazigh culture crackdown
6 January 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 19/001/2011. 6 January 2011. Libya: Four arrested amid ...

Public Statement       MDE 19/001/2011

Malta: Home Affairs Ministry misconstrued Amnesty ...
22 December 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: EUR 33/001/2010. 22 December 2010. Malta: Home Affairs ...

Public Statement       EUR 33/001/2010

Libya and Malta: Failing refugees, asylum-seekers and ...
14 December 2010

Refugees and asylum-seekers face systematic abuse, torture and indefinite detention as they attempt to flee to Europe via Libya, a new report finds.

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Seeking safety, finding fear: Refugees, asylum-seekers and ...
14 December 2010

Many thousand Somalis flee their war-torn country every year in search of safety. For those who reach Libya, indefinite detention, torture and other abuses ...

Document       REG 01/004/2010

Amnesty International | Libya and Malta: failing refugees ...
14 December 2010

Migrants, refugees and asylum-seekers escaping persecution and armed conflict, face torture and indefinite detention as they attempt to make the journey ...

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