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Iman al-Obeidi seized by government forces after claiming rape

Iman al-Obeidi, the Libyan woman who drew international attention and concern after reporting to journalists that she was raped by pro-government militia members, is being held hostage at Gadhafi headquarters in Tripoli, according to a statement by her mother. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/42301603/ns/world_news-mideastn_africa/Continue reading

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Afghan Torture Victim Bibi Aisha’s Father-in-Law Arrested

News reports out of Afghanistan indicate that the father-in-law of a disfigured Afghan woman has been arrested and is being questioned by police in relation to her brutal assault. Nineteen year old Bibi Aisha had her ears and nose sliced … Continue reading

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