September 2017

Human Rights Solidarity: 531 violence victims in Libya from January to August 2017

September 30, 2017 - 21:55
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Written by: AbdulkaderAssad

Human Rights Solidarity has documented 531 victims of violence in different Libyan areas from January to August 2017.

In a report issued on last Thursday, the human rights body said that abduction victims reached 55% out of the incidents, followed by 40 % in murder and assassination incidents.

The geographical distribution of the violent acts were reported as 57% in the eastern region, 25% in the western region and 18% in the southern one.

Clashes in Sabratha have left scores dead

September 30, 2017 - 18:18
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Written by: AbdulkaderAssad

The Sabratha reconciliation committee said Friday that negotiations were still underway with the IS Fighting Room for a ceasefire in the city, while the Brigade 48 had agreed to it and expressed willingness to stop the fighting.

Meanwhile, in a televised statement, the Head of the Sabratha Military Council Taher Al-Gharabli said that an uneasy calm had descended on the city and was followed by renewed fighting.

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