Libya

Human Rights in LIBYA

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Libya: Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review: Ninth ...
12 April 2010

In this submission, Amnesty International provides information as stipulated in the General Guidelines for the Preparation of Information under the Universal ...

Report       MDE 19/005/2010

Libya must stop forced evictions of Tabu tribe members ...
6 April 2010

Scores of Tabu families have lost their homes since November 2009 and it appears that many more evictions may be planned.

Story      

Libya: Scores of families risk homelessness in Libya
31 March 2010

Scores of families of Tabu origin in Kufra municipality, south-east Libya, are reported to have been forcibly evicted and have had their houses demolished ...

Urgent Action       MDE 19/004/2010

Libya: Swiss national arbitrarily detained in Libya
17 March 2010

Max Goeldi, a Swiss man, is serving a four-month prison sentence in Libya after being convicted of immigration-related offences. Amnesty International ...

Urgent Action       MDE 19/003/2010

Libya: Prisoner of conscience to stand trial for raising abuse
2 March 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 19/002/2010. 2 March 2010. Libya: Prisoner of conscience ...

Public Statement       MDE 19/002/2010

Swiss businessman held in Libya on politically motivated ...
23 February 2010

Max Goeldi, who began serving a four month prison sentence this week, is thought to be a pawn in a diplomatic row between the two countries.

Story      

Amnesty International | Libya: Swiss businessman held on ...
22 February 2010

Amnesty International calls on the Libyan authorities to immediately release a Swiss businessman convicted of politically motivated immigration charges ...

Press Release      

Libya: Brief arrest of media workers reflects increase in attacks ...
17 February 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 19/001/2010. 17 February 2010. Brief arrest of media ...

Public Statement       MDE 19/001/2010

Libya: Guarantee rights of Swiss nationals caught-up in ...
15 December 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 19/007/2009. 15 December 2009. Libya: Guarantee rights ...

Document       MDE 19/007/2009

Libya: Man detained for raising human rights
9 December 2009

An outspoken critic of the human rights record of Libya, Jamal al-Hajji, was arrested on 9 December 2009 and apparently transferred to prison. Amnesty ...

Urgent Action       MDE 19/006/2009