Amnesty International: Killing of 12 Detainees Must be Investigated

By Amnesty International 17 June 2016 Index number: MDE 19/4291/2016 Twelve former detainees were shot dead on 9 or 10 June 2016, shortly after an order by the Libyan Supreme Court for their ‘release under supervision’ from the al-Baraka prison (commonly known as al-Ruwaimi) in Tripoli. Amnesty International is calling on Libyan authorities to immediately…

Libya : End Rampant Abductions by Armed Groups

Rampant abductions by armed groups have become a part of daily life in Libya, said Amnesty International as it launched a campaign digest, ‘Vanished off the face of the earth’: Abducted civilians in Libya, calling for an end to an epidemic of kidnapping blighting the country. More than 600 people have gone missing between February…

Benghazi’s Descent into Chaos: Abductions, Summary Killings and Other Abuses

Targeted UN sanctions and accountability, including through the International Criminal Court (ICC), are urgently needed to end rampant abductions, torture, summary killings and other abuses by rival forces in Libya, some of which amount to war crimes. Benghazi’s Descent into Chaos: Abductions, Summary Killings and Other Abuses sheds light on a series of gruesome abuses…

العفو الدولية تتهم أطراف النزاع في غرب ليبيا بارتكاب جرائم حرب.

قالت منظمة العفو الدولية إن ميليشيات خارجة عن القانون ومجموعات مسلحة من جميع الأطراف غرب ليبيا، يشتبه في أنها ارتكبت انتهاكات فاضحة لحقوق الإنسان   وأكد تقرير للمنظمة الدولية أن المقاتلين في غرب ليبيا “أظهروا لا مبالاة تامة بحياة المدنيين”، متهمة إياهم “بإطلاق القذائف المدفعية والصاروخية بشكل عشوائي على أحياء مكتظة بالسكان، وإلحاق أضرار بمنازل…