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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

Libya: Rein in armed militia in Libya
16 February 2012

February 2012 TAKE ACTION WRITE TO DIPLOMATIC REPRESENTATIVES OF LIBYA IN YOUR COUNTRY: Dear Ambassador, I am writing to ...

Action Document       MDE 19/001/2012

Amnesty International | Libya: Deaths of detainees amid ...
26 January 2012

Several detainees have died after being subjected to torture in Libya in recent weeks and months amid widespread torture and ill-treatment of suspected ...

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Libya: Deaths of detainees amid widespread torture | Amnesty ...
26 January 2012

Amnesty International delegates in Libya have uncovered widespread torture and ill-treatment of suspected pro-al-Gaddafi fighters and loyalists.

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Q&A: The State of Human Rights in the Middle East and North ...
9 January 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS. Index: MDE 01/002/2012. Strictly embargoed until 0001hrs Monday 9 January. ...

Questions And Answers       MDE 01/002/2012

Middle East and North Africa: Year of rebellion: The state of ...
9 January 2012

2011 was a year without precedent for the peoples of the Middle East and North Africa region. It was a year in which millions of people of all ages and ...

Report       MDE 01/001/2012

Amnesty International | Tunisia must stop returning asylum ...
14 December 2011

The Tunisian authorities must allow asylum-seekers to enter the country through Libyan border crossings and give them access to UN officials to establish ...

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Tunisia must stop returning asylum-seekers to Libya | Amnesty ...
14 December 2011

Tunisian security forces have repeatedly forcibly returned asylum-seekers to the Libyan border after they fled the armed conflict in Libya.

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Tunisia: Former Libyan minister at risk if extradited
9 November 2011

Former Libyan Prime Minister al-Baghdadi al-Mahmoudi, who fled to Tunisia in September, could be extradited to Libya. If he is forcibly returned, he ...

Urgent Action       MDE 30/021/2011

Amnesty International | Libyans must see justice after death of ...
20 October 2011

The reported death of Colonel Mu'ammar al-Gaddafi would bring to a close a chapter of Libya's history marked by repression and abuse but does not ...

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