- Human Rights
- February 20, 2011
- 4 minutes read
Save The Libyans From the Savage Dictator
The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information today said that news coming from Libya reveal that the number of victims of protests demanding democracy in Benghazi alone has reached about 200 dead and 800 injured so far amounting to 1000 Libyan martyrs killed by the savage criminal dictator .
It is difficult to access information on the Libyan revolution calling for deposing the dictator Muammar Gaddafi and his regime seizing power for more than 41 years, particularly after the Libyan government completely cut off Internet services all over the country fully since Saturday, February 19th , 2011 .
In Bahrain, The Arabic Network confirmed the continued protests, which began on February 14th , 2011 claiming freedoms and democracy. Protesters were able to return to Pearl Roundabout and forced security to clear it . They reset up their tents two days after the Bahraini army broke up their first sit in using excessive force . The army opened fire on them leaving deaths and injuries.
In Yemen, which witnessed widespread protests demanding the overthrow of the regime of President Ali Abdullah Saleh, clashes have occurred between security and supporters of the government on one side and pro-democracy Yemenis on the other side. High death toll has been reported in the last few days in Aden ; amounting more than 10 after a young man was shot dead by Yemeni security on Saturday. In parallel supporters of the Yemeni government killed a protester and wounded 7 others while trying to break up protests that gripped the city in the day following killing 5 demonstrators in the same city.
The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information severely condemns the repression of the right of demonstrators to freedom of expression and declares participation with Internet activists and bloggers in demonstrations of solidarity tomorrow, Monday, February 21st , 2011 at 3:00 pm , starting from Bahrain Embassy in Zamalek then to the Embassy of Libya. At 5 pm the marchers will have reached the Embassy of Yemen.
The Arabic Network urges Egyptians to participate in the demonstration in support of the right of the Arab peoples in democracy, which rulers and kings are wasting a rule under iron and fire.
Event: demonstrations of solidarity in front of the embassies of Bahrain, Libya and Yemen.
Time: 3:00 pm in front of the Embassy of Bahrain and then to Libya’s and at 5:00 pm in front of the Embassy of Yemen.
Embassy of Bahrain : Brazil Street Zamalek.
Embassy of Libya : Saleh Ayoub St. Off 26 July Street, Zamalek
Embassy of Yemen: Amin elRifai Street , Dokki.