Posts Tagged ‘HRW’

Human Rights Watch: Haftar-led forces prevent Benghazi IDPs from return

  • 1 February 2018 - 13:48
Human Rights Watch: Haftar-led forces prevent Benghazi IDPs from return

Armed groups in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi are preventing thousands of internally displaced families from returning to their homes in that city, Human Rights Watch reported on Thursday. HRW explained that the armed groups, some loyal to “Libyan National Army forces (LNA)” [Operation...

Human Rights Watch: Italy’s naval mission could endanger migrants lives in Libya

  • 3 August 2017 - 08:27
Human Rights Watch: Italy’s naval mission could endanger migrants lives in Libya

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has warned that Italy's naval mission to prevent refugees and asylum seekers from setting sail from violent-hit Libya for Europe could see Rome commit human rights abuses. Judith Sunderland, associate Europe and Central Asia director at the HRW, said on Wednesday that...