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Libya: Woman detained after alleging rape in Libya

, Index number: MDE 19/013/2011

A Libyan woman has been detained, mostly incommunicado, after alleging that she was raped by members of Colonel Mu’ammar al-Gaddafi’s forces. She is at serious risk of torture and has reportedly been charged with defamation by the officials she accuses of raping her.

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