Rights Group Urges Protection of Residents In Beni Walid

Human Rights Watch has urged government forces to preserve the lives of civilians in Beni Walid as clashes with Gaddafi loyalists continue.


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    International Committee of the Red Cross, 23 October 2012

    The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), together with the Libyan Red Crescent, began distributing aid today to thousands of people who have fled their homes in Bani ... read more »

  • Egypt:  120 Egyptians Evacuated From Bani Walid Libyan City

    Egypt State Information Service, 23 October 2012

    The Egyptian Embassy in Tripoli succeeded to evacuate 120 Egyptians from the northern Libyan city of Bani Walid in the past two days. read more »

  • Tunisia:  Gaddafi Son Reported Killed in Fighting

    Tunis Afrique Presse, 21 October 2012

    Khamis Gaddafi, the youngest son of Muammar Gaddafi, has been reported killed in fighting between militias on the first anniversary of the late dictator's death. read more »

  • Libya:  UN Envoy in Libya Concerned About Unfolding Military Developments in Bani Walid

    UN News Service, 21 October 2012

    While expressing praise for the "huge efforts" made by Libya's leadership and others to bring a halt to violence which has plagued the country over recent months, the UN envoy for ... read more »

  • Libya:  Libyan Forces Clash With Gaddafi Diehards

    Magharebia, 18 October 2012

    Ex-rebels allied to Libya's army attacked a bastion of diehards linked to slain dictator Moamer Kadhafi in clashes that left at least 11 dead, AFP reported on Thursday (October ... read more »