Tag Archives: lawlessness

Worrying signs of lawlessness in Libya

CS Monitor, Aug 1st 2012 Some of the militias who fought Qaddafi resemble little more than criminal gangs today. Generally untouchable, they continue to swagger through Libya’s towns and cities, demanding special treatment as a reward for their role last … Continue reading

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Snatched and detained: Libya’s “jungle law”

TRIPOLI — Abdulnasser Ruhuma was asleep in his bed when the militia fighters barged into his Tripoli home. The shouting woke the Libyan bank worker and he rushed downstairs to find around 40 men pointing their rifles at him. Moments … Continue reading

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