Now that Christmas and the New Year celebrations are over, please remember those vulnerable people for whom the festive season was a time of extra suffering. From 29th December onwards, I have been receiving distress calls from those in different prisons in Libya detailing the latest breach of their human rights and the distressful situation that they were subjected to. 

Now that Christmas and the New Year celebrations are over, please remember those vulnerable people for whom the festive season was a time of extra suffering. From 29th December onwards, I have been receiving distress calls from those in different prisons in Libya detailing the latest breach of their human rights and the distressful situation that they were subjected to. 

The Committee for Journalists (CPJ), a New York-based press watchdog, on Tuesday said it was concerned over moves by Germany to fund journalism training for state-controlled media while the independent press is shut down and more than a dozen publishers and editors are imprisoned.

The Committee for Journalists (CPJ), a New York-based press watchdog, on Tuesday said it was concerned over moves by Germany to fund journalism training for state-controlled media while the independent press is shut down and more than a dozen publishers and editors are imprisoned.