Libya rebels urged to stop arbitrary arrests

Rights body says at least one person died in rebel custody after being tortured.

    Human Rights Watch has urged Libya's rebel Transitional National Council to stop arbitrary detentions of civilians, whom they suspect of supporting Muammar Gaddafi.

    The group says at least one prisoner has died after being tortured.

    Al Jazeera's Sue Turton reports from Benghazi.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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