Justice Key to Durable Peace in Libya

By Hanan Salah for Human Rights Watch (HRW). Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News.

Last week in Geneva the two main parties to the Libyan conflict signed a "complete and permanent" ceasefire under the auspices of the United Nations.

This comes after one-and-a-half years of fighting that killed and maimed thousands of people, destroyed critical infrastructure, and displaced tens of thousands of civilians.

Having followed this conflict from day one and documented transgressions by all sides, I welcome some of the agreements commitments on human rights, but am concerned that it does not address accountability.

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