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Libya: unarmed civilians must be protected

The ICJ today called on the Libyan authorities to immediately end the ongoing gross human rights violations committed by security forces and pro-government militia against the civilian population in Libya. (more…)

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UK: New agreement with Libya on deportation of terrorist suspects

On 18 October, the UK signed an agreement with Libya that no one deported by the UK to Libya will be ill-treated. This follows a similar agreement with Jordan in August. Human rights groups have argued such “diplomatic assurances” violate the obligation of states not to send people back to countries where they may face […]

ICJ Review no. 5 (March 1970)

The Review will provide, on a quarterly basis, not only studies in depth on current legal issues, but also up-to-date information on legal developments throughout the world. In this issue, the special study is an article looking at pollution by Mr. Robert Kiéfé. (more…)

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