Antony Blinken discusses June 23 Second Berlin Conference on Libya with foreign minister Najla Mangoush

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Thursday discussed the June 23 Second Berlin Conference on Libya with Libyan interim Foreign Minister Najla Mangoush.

Why stability of Libya matters to West Africa’s peace

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday hosted Mohammed Younis Menfi, Chairman, Presidential Council of Libya, and stressed that a stable or unstable Libya has implications for countries in the Lake Chad Basin area, including Nigeria.

United States calls for thorough investigation into human rights abuses in Libya

“The U.S. government is deeply alarmed by the reports of continued atrocities and other human rights abuses in Libya – arbitrary killings; indiscriminate airstrikes; forced disappearances; torture, unlawful detention; sexual and gender-based violence,” DeLaurentis said at a U.N. Security Council briefing Monday.

Ambassador Richard Norland named U.S. Special Envoy for Libya

The U.S. Ambassador to Libya Richard Norland will now also serve in the capacity of U.S. Special Envoy for...

New Libyan government urged to put rights first

The newly confirmed Government of National Unity (GNU) should commit itself...


Amnesty International calls on Nobel Prize winning Prime Minister of Ethiopia Abiy Ahmed to account for all missing persons following Hachalu Hundesa’s killing

The administration of Abiy Ahmed, the Nobel Prize winning Prime Minister of Ethiopia, must immediately reveal the whereabouts of dozens of politicians and journalists who were arrested alongside other people following widespread protests that erupted after the killing of Hachalu Hundesa, Amnesty International has said.

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Human Rights Watch concludes Abiy Ahmed’s soldiers bombed civilians to death, schools, hospitals and markets in Tigray region

Humera and Shire, killing at least 83 civilians, including children, and wounding over 300.

Human Rights Watch calls on Ethiopia’s Nobel Peace Prize winning Abiy Ahmed to restore internet and phone services in Oromia

The Ethiopian government should immediately lift the shutdown of internet and phone communications in the Oromia region, Human Rights Watch said on Monday. The two-month-long shutdown has prevented families from communicating, disrupted life-saving services, and contributed to an information blackout during government counterinsurgency operations in the area, the respected human rights organization added in a statement.


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