News and Events

Italian Proposal for Migrant and Reception Centres will Cement Human Rights Crisis: EU Heads of State Must Reject Proposal

28 June 2018

Lawyers for Justice in Libya (LFJL) strongly rejects the Italian Deputy Prime Minister and minister of the interior Matteo Salvini’s proposal for the creation of migrant reception and identification centres on Libya’s southern borders. LFJL calls on European states to recognise that Libya is an unsafe third country and to propose solutions to the migration crisis that prioritise the safety of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers.

Paris Summit on Libya: Risking Libya’s constitution for political expediency

31 May 2018

The Paris Summit on Libya, which brought together four of the main political actors in Libya, resulted in a political agreement on the electoral process in Libya that risks compromising the integrity of the new Libyan constitution.

World Press Freedom Day: Protect freedom of expression of media practitioners in Libya

3 May 2018

On World Press Freedom Day, LFJL remains deeply concerned by the restrictions imposed on media practitioners in Libya and reiterates its call to the Libyan state to protect freedom of expression and to guarantee media practitioners’ ability to conduct their work freely and safely.

LFJL offers its condolences following attack on democracy

2 May 2018

Lawyers for Justice in Libya (LFJL) extends its deepest sympathy and condolences to the families of those who lost their lives during the attack on the High National Election Commission (HNEC). LFJL condemns, in the strongest possible terms, the cowardly attack and urges the Libyan state to hold those responsible to account.

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