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Archive for December 11th, 2014

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Dear Colleagues, Friends and Guests, Allow me to thank Canada for its welcoming words and for offering the premises of their beautiful Embassy for this joint event. The world has been celebrating International Human Rights Day since 1950. Although we have come a very long way since then, millions of people across the globe continue to endure the most brutal  [ Read More ]

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To mark the United Nations International Human Rights Day, a global day to honour the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) in 1948, Lawyers for Justice in Libya (LFJL) calls for accountability for human rights violations. Libya has experienced a severe escalation of violence and institutional instability that has resulted in grave human rights violations and humanitarian  [ Read More ]

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10 DECEMBER, 2014 Western allies, including Italy, France, Great Britain and the United States, continue to ”recognize and support” the Libyan Chamber of representatives, based in Tobruk, and its government, according to a statement released by the office of Libyan Premier Abdullah Al Thani quoted by local media on Wednesday. The statement came a day after a meeting in Abu  [ Read More ]

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Wed Dec 10, 2014 The International Criminal Court on Wednesday said Libya was in violation of an obligation to hand over murder suspect Saif al-Islam Gaddafi and referred the matter to the United Nations Security Council. Gaddafi, held by rebels in the western Zintan region who operate outside the internationally recognised government’s authority, is accused of ordering atrocities in a  [ Read More ]

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Thu Dec 11, 2014 By Ayman and al-Warfalli Almost 50 people have been killed in the past 10 days in fighting between Libyan pro-government forces and Islamist groups in the second-largest city, Benghazi, medical personnel said on Wednesday. That brings the death toll to around 450 since army special forces and troops led by former general Khalifa Haftar launched an  [ Read More ]

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BY AHMED TOLBA CAIRO Wed Dec 10, 2014 Libya’s recognized government will continue a military campaign to claim back the capital Tripoli, Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni said on Wednesday. Libya is divided between two governments since a group called Libya Dawn seized Tripoli in August after a month-long battle with a rival group, setting up its own parliament and government.  [ Read More ]