Tripoli government aligned forces violently quell peaceful protests, arbitrarily detain and torture: HRW

By Sami Zaptia. London, 11 September 2020: Armed groups in Tripoli linked with Libya’s internationally recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) used lethal force to disperse largely peaceful anti-corruption protests in late August 2020 and arbitrarily detained, tortured, and disappeared people in the capital, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a report published yesterday. It reported that … Continue reading Tripoli government aligned forces violently quell peaceful protests, arbitrarily detain and torture: HRW