Menfi and Minister of Justice review files of proposed release of prisoners on humanitarian basis

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Menfi and Minister of Justice review files of proposed release of prisoners on humanitarian basis

August 30, 2021 - 21:05
Written by: RabiaGolden

The Head of the Presidential Council (PC), Mohammed Menfi reiterated the necessity to expedite the determination of the issue of prisoner release for detainees not yet freed, on humanitarian basis.

This came during a meeting with the Minister of Justice of the Government of National Unity (GNU), Halima Ibrahim, in which a number of files relating to the general prison situation were discussed, in which both sides reviewed the file relating to the release of a number of prisoners for health and humanitarian reasons.

Menfi stressed the relevance of placing human rights as a priority when dealing with all individual cases, reaffirming the important values of the principles of human rights in rebuilding a new and just Libya.