Libya: Cybercrime law threatens to restrict free expression

Recent articles in Libya

Statement: Rights groups call for renewal of UN fact-finding mission in Libya

The systematic crackdown on civic space has escalated at an alarming rate, human rights organizations say.

Libya: A virulent campaign against freedom of expression and association

Authorities vying for control of the country appear to share the common objective of eliminating critical and independent voices, and establishing an environment of fear and intimidation, rights groups say.

Libya: Terrorization of civil society on moral and religious grounds highlights impunity of radical armed groups

Recent attacks against freedom of speech and civil society work are taking place against the backdrop of a continued rollback of civic space.