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The Coalition of Libyan Human Rights Organisations strongly condemns decision banning Libyan women from travelling as unconstitutional and a violation of human rights, and calls for its repeal

21 February 2017

On 16 February 2017, Decision 6 of 2017 relating to banning travel (the Decision) was issued by the Libyan National Army’s chief of staff and Military Governor for Ben Jawad to Derna, Abdel Razik Al-Nadori, allegedly for reasons of national security. The Decision bans Libyan women under 60 years of age from travelling abroad without a male chaperone. It also requires relevant authorities to implement the Decision immediately and repeals any laws inconsistent with the Decision. The Decision does not state what sanctions apply if the Decision is breached. The Coalition of Libyan Human Rights Organisations (the Coalition) strongly condemns the Decision as unconstitutional and a violation of human rights and calls for its repeal.

The UN Human Rights Council should establish the mandate of an Independent Expert on Libya

14 February 2017

Joint NGO letter to Permanent Representatives of Member and Observer States of the UN Human Rights Council

 

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