August 28, 2014
by Addison Morris
Recent violence between Libyan political factions has been alarming and unprecedented in its gravity, according to a statement released Wednesday by the outgoing Secretary-General's Special Representative and head of the UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL). Representative Tarek Mitri cited areas ...[read more]
May 30, 2013
by Alison Sacriponte
The UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) called Wednesday for the participation of Libyan women in the Constitution Drafting Assembly. The UNSMIL noted that the preparation and drafting of the constitution is a significant part of Libya's democratic transition, and the representation and ...[read more]
February 7, 2013
by Matthew Pomy
The UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) announced Wednesday that it supports the Libyan General National Congress' decision to form an elected body that will be tasked with writing the country's new constitution. The UNSMIL called the decision an important step in creating a government that ...[read more]
September 17, 2012
by Brandon Gatto
The UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Monday called on Libyan authorities to implement a transitional justice strategy in order to rebuild and reshape its decades-long history of dictatorial cruelty and last year's civil war. The report, Transitional Justice- Foundation for a New Libya, ...[read more]
February 10, 2012
by Sung Un Kim
The UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Thursday welcomed the new electoral law adopted by the National Transitional Council (NTC). The draft of the electoral law was finalized on Wednesday after the earlier version was revised to address criticisms of the public. The new law sets out ...[read more]

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