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Human Rights Watch denounces enforced disappearances of Libyan activists

A Tripoli-based activist, Jabir Zain, remains missing after being abducted on September 25, 2016, by an armed group linked to the Interior Ministry of the United Nations-backed Government of National Accord, Human Rights Watch said today.

Administrative Control Authority cautions Foreign Ministry for extending diplomatic postings beyond four-year legal limit

Libya’s Administrative Control Authority (ACA) has today cautioned the Serraj-GNA Foreign Ministry for extending diplomatic postings abroad beyond the legally permitted four-year period. The ACA is the state oversight body for state employees.

Libya blasts Amnesty report on human rights abuses

Libyan authorities have rejected an Amnesty International (AI) report accusing the Libyan National Army (LNA) of shelling civilians trapped in the Ganfuda area of Benghazi. In a workshop organised by the eastern-based Foreign Media Authority (FMA) officials said the report was “fabricated” by an organisation “supposed to be a neutral party …

Journalist Saliem Alshebl on his unexpected release from Tripoli detention

Libya Channel journalist and cameraman Saliem Alshebl, who was arrested on 29 July while covering a protest at Tripoli’s Martyrs’ Square, has been released on the orders of the attorney general. Alshebl was held by the Nawasi Brigade in a detention centre in the capital’s Ain Zara district for 18 …

Strengthening integrity capacity in the security sector in Morocco: the Central Authority for the Prevention of Corruption (ICPC) and the Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) sign a Memorandum of Understanding

On 21 July 2016, The Central Authority for the Prevention of Corruption (ICPC) and The Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) signed a Memorandum of Understanding aiming at formalising their cooperation to strengthen integrity and reduce the risk of corruption within the security sector in Morocco.