September 19, 2011
Dozens killed as security forces use snipers and rocket-propelled grenades against protesters in Sana'a.
September 15, 2011
Sweeping security powers will now cover offences including disturbing traffic, broadcasting rumours, and “assault on freedom to work”.
September 12, 2011
In mid-February 2011 Libyans called for a "Day of Rage" against the iron-fist rule of Colonel Mu'ammar al-Gaddafi, in power since 1969. The protests were met with lethal force. By early March the upri...
September 7, 2011
National Transitional Council urged to act after allegations that black Libyans were detained, threatened and beaten on suspicion of fighting for al-Gaddafi forces.