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October 20, 2011

Libya must make a complete break from its past culture of abuse and repression, and demand a full accounting of decades of human rights abuses, with the reported death and end of the regime of Colo...

Press Release
October 13, 2011

Captured al-Gaddafi soliders, suspected loyalists and mercenaries held in western Libya are being beaten, and, in some cases, tortured in custody, Amnesty International said today in a new report t...

Report
October 12, 2011
Militia fighting against Colonel Mu'ammar al-Gaddafi have detained about 2,500 people in the capital Tripoli and surrounding areas since taking control of these areas in late August 2011. Most have be...
News
October 3, 2011
Libyan forces must act to spare civilians and allow humanitarian supplies into the besieged coastal city of Sirte.

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